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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  • Fastjet Kenya application deferred by regulators

    News | 28 Oct 2014 16:18 | Oliver Clark

    Fastjet is facing a delay as it seeks a licence to start a Kenya-based subsidiary.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjet-Kenya-application-deferred-by-regulators-405346/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjet-optimistic-after-shedding-loss-making-Fly540-404227/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flydubai-to-enter-Tanzanian-market-from-October-404064/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjet-Zambia-to-be-set-up-in-matter-of-months-CCO-403931/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjet-to-start-Uganda-flights-403210/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Fastjet-adds-premium-fare-option-and-Freighty-upgrades-403155/