Top News on Fly540

  • 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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    High-profile airline groundings may have dominated much of the news this year, but there are a number of new kids on...


  • Fly540 F27 crash claims lives of three crew members


    All three crew on board a Fokker F27 freighter operated by Kenyan regional carrier Fly540 were killed when it crashed...


  • Lonrho considers forming new Angolan carrier


    <P>Diversified infrastructure, transport and mining group <A href="http://www.lonrho.com/" target=_blank>Lonrho&nbsp;is...


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  • Stelios Haji-Ioannou warns against excessive pay at Fastjet

    News | 30 Jul 2014 14:07 | Oliver Clark

    Fastjet co-founder and chairman Stelios Haji-Ioannou is warning the airline against “excessive pay” for its senior executives in light of financial losses and a sliding share price.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Stelios-Haji-Ioannou-warns-against-excessive-pay-at-Fastjet-402194/
  • Fastjet revises expansion plan after Fly540 overhaul

    News | 26 Jun 2014 10:02 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    African budget carrier Fastjet is having to rethink its development strategy after the Fly540 regional carrier businesses it inherited from Lonrho Aviation failed to evolve as a suitable foundation on which to build the low-cost airline.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjet-revises-expansion-plan-after-Fly540-overhaul-400798/
  • Fastjet drops Fly540 Kenya in favour of new operation

    News | 25 Jun 2014 07:21 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    African budget carrier Fastjet is to divest its Fly540 Kenya operation to one of the company’s directors for a nominal sum.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjet-drops-Fly540-Kenya-in-favour-of-new-operation-400737/
  • Fastjet suspends Ghanaian Fly540 operation

    News | 16 May 2014 08:49 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​African budget carrier Fastjet has suspended its Fly540 operation in Ghana, following a similar move in Angola, in order to continue a restructuring programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjet-suspends-Ghanaian-Fly540-operation-399358/
  • Fastjet to overhaul Angolan and Ghanaian divisions

    News | 29 Apr 2014 09:40 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​African low-cost operator Fastjet has suspended its Fly540 operation in Angola and will restructure both this division and its business in Ghana.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjet-to-overhaul-Angolan-and-Ghanaian-divisions-398681/
  • SAX-Tanzania plans second-half launch

    News | 13 Mar 2014 15:07 | Oliver Clark

    New Tanzanian airline SAX-Tanzania is to start operations in the second half of this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SAX-Tanzania-plans-second-half-launch-396987/