Top News on Fastjet

  • FastJet eyes late summer launch alongside Fly540 brand

    FastJet, the pan-African low-cost carrier planned by EasyJet founder Stelios Haji-Ioannou, expects to launch operations in three to four months, chief executive-designate...

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    EasyJet founder Stelios Haji-Ioannou is to examine the feasibility of launching a new low cost carrier in Africa after...

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  • Fastjet optimistic after shedding loss-making Fly540

    News | 29 Sep 2014 08:20 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​African budget carrier Fastjet’s interim operating loss has deepened by over 20% to $30.5 million, before exceptional items.
  • Flydubai to enter Tanzanian market from October

    News | 23 Sep 2014 16:26 | Oliver Clark

    ​Flydubai will start a new route from Dubai to Dar es Salaam and will add two domestic sectors from the Tanzanian capital to Zanzibar and Kilimanjaro from October.
  • Fastjet Zambia to be set up in 'matter of months': CCO

    News | 20 Sep 2014 20:47 | Oliver Clark

    Fastjet will start a new subsidiary in Zambia within a “matter of months” chief commercial officer Richard Bodin says.
  • Fastjet to start Uganda flights

    News | 01 Sep 2014 11:08 | Oliver Clark

    Fastjet is to start operating its fourth international service, between Dar es Salaam and Entebbe, on 16 September.
  • Fastjet adds premium fare option and 'Freighty' upgrades

    News | 29 Aug 2014 08:39 | Niall O'Keeffe

    Fastjet has launched two new ancillary services as it bids to tailor its low-cost model to African markets.
  • Fastjet submits formal plan for Kenyan operation

    News | 27 Aug 2014 07:23 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​African budget carrier Fastjet has established a new division, Fastjet Kenya, and submitted an application for an air service licence to the country's civil aviation authority.