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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  • ROUTES: Guide to airline start-ups and groundings in 2012

    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="" target=_blank>Lonrho&nbsp;is...

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  • 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.
  • Fastjet licensing dispute with Fly540 intensifies

    News | 06 Feb 2013 13:13 | Martin Rivers

    The legal dispute between Fastjet and Five Forty Aviation, the parent of its Fly540 brand, has spread to all three operating bases included in the licensing...
  • Fastjet eyes Kenya's Jetlink amid Fly540 legal challenge

    News | 28 Jan 2013 13:16 | Martin Rivers

    Fastjet has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Kenyan airline Jetlink Express, which it says will provide a platform for launching operations...
  • Pan-African low-cost carrier Fastjet launches scheduled flights

    News | 29 Nov 2012 10:00 | Martin Rivers

    Pan-African low-cost carrier FastJet has commenced domestic operations from Dar es Salaam's Julius Nyerere airport. The maiden flight was operated...
  • ANALYSIS: Will FastJet speed low-cost model in Africa?

    News | 13 Nov 2012 15:30 | Graham Dunn

    The launch of flights later this month from high-profile pan-African start-up FastJet is the latest attempt to kick-start the spread of the low-cost carrier...
  • FastJet puts Kilimanjaro and Mwanza routes on sale

    News | 13 Nov 2012 10:35 | Martin Rivers

    FastJet has started selling tickets for its first domestic routes from the Tanzanian city of Dar es Salaam, with the inaugural flight scheduled to take place on 29 November.