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 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...


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


  • News Listings for Fastjet

  • Used turboprop aircraft transactions: 5-12 January 2015

    News | 12 Jan 2015 09:44 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Fastjet sells two ATR 72-500s to Elix Aviationhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-turboprop-aircraft-transactions-5-12-January-2015-407790/
  • Fastjet claims progress on Zambian authorisation

    News | 09 Jan 2015 08:33 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​African low-cost carrier Fastjet has passed the first phase of its application for a Zambian air operator's certificate.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjet-claims-progress-on-Zambian-authorisation-407754/
  • Aero Capital selling A319 leased to Fastjet

    News | 08 Jan 2015 15:54

    Aero Capital Solutions is selling one 1999-built Airbus A319 (MSN 1145), which is on operating lease with African budget carrier Fastjet until the end of 2016, market sources indicate.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Aero-Capital-selling-A319-leased-to-Fastjet-407721/
  • ANALYSIS: Quiet year for airline failures in 2014

    News | 02 Jan 2015 15:54 | Graham Dunn

    After the many airline casualties of recent years – and despite the financial grip tightening on several carriers – 2014 was a year with relatively few high-profile airline failures.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Quiet-year-for-airline-failures-in-2014-407502/
  • ANALYSIS: African airlines hope for speedy recovery

    News | 16 Dec 2014 14:44 | Graham Dunn

    For Africa's airline industry, 2014 has been another year of muted progress, as geopolitical, social, and local factors continue to block the path to consistent profitability.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-African-airlines-hope-for-speedy-recovery-407117/
  • Fastjet to sell two former Fly540 ATRs

    News | 08 Dec 2014 15:50 | Kerry Reals

    African budget carrier Fastjet is selling off two ATR 72 turboprops previously operated by Fly540 Angola and Fly540 Ghana – two of the airlines it acquired from Lonrho Aviation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjet-to-sell-two-former-Fly540-ATRs-406864/