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

  • EasyJet founder looks at feasibility of African LCC

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

  • EasyJet founder Stelios to launch new, unrelated airline

    EasyJet founder Stelios Haji-Ioannou is planning to establish a new airline unconnected to the UK budget carrier,...

  • News Listings for Fastjet

  • Fastjet to begin Kilimanjaro-Entebbe flights

    News | 27 Mar 2015 15:46 | Oliver Clark

    Fastjet will begin a new service between Kilimanjaro and Entebbe on 31 March.
  • Fastjet edges closer to Zimbabwean operation

    News | 25 Mar 2015 08:39 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​African budget carrier Fastjet is edging closer to starting a Zimbabwean division after securing an air service permit.
  • Kenya Airways slashes Tanzanian flights in access row

    News | 18 Mar 2015 16:42 | Oliver Clark

    Kenya Airways has had its Tanzanian air-access rights cut, deepening tensions between the two nations.
  • Fastjet to add Mwanza-Kilimanjaro route

    News | 16 Mar 2015 12:58 | Oliver Clark

    Fastjet will begin a new domestic service between Mwanza and Kilimanjaro in Tanzania on 31 March.
  • ANALYSIS: LCCs still face raft of challenges in East Africa

    News | 11 Mar 2015 11:01 | Oliver Clark

    Analysis by the World Bank suggests that growth of low-cost carriers in East Africa is being stifled by a raft of operational and economic challenges.
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 23 February - 2 March 2015

    News | 02 Mar 2015 09:57 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​AJW Capital Partners has acquired an Airbus A320 from SMBC Aviation Capital Netherlands.