Fastjet secures Zim licence

2015-10-07 11:42

Budget airline fastjet has secured an airline operator licence in Zimbabwe, giving it the nod for domestic and international flights into and out of the country.

fastjet starts new African route

2015-06-30 11:31

fastjet Tanzania has announced that flights on its newest international route will commence between Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Lilongwe, Malawi.

Fastjet raises $75m to fund African expansion

2015-04-02 09:15

African budget airline Fastjet says it has raised gross proceeds of about $75m through a share issue to fund its expansion and acquire aircraft.

Fastjet confident of pan-African goal

2015-03-13 16:35

Budget airline fastjet is confident about realising its goal of a pan-African airline, as Africa still only represents 3% of the global aviation industry.

fastjet hopes to secure funding in 2015

2014-11-14 10:44

Budget airline fastjet says it expects to secure funding for its operations early next year and that it has received permits to operate flights in Zambia.

Fastjet CFO resigns

2014-07-01 09:08

Budget airline fastjet has announced that its chief financial officer Angus Saunders has stepped down for personal reasons.

Fastjet's revenue more than doubles

2014-06-26 11:58

African budget airline Fastjet's revenue has more than doubled as lower fares lured a large number of first-time flyers.

New African budget airline launches with ridiculously low fares

2014-06-20 11:28 plans to start a revolution within the industry by scrapping fuel surcharges, which it calls "double charging by airlines to hide the true cost of travel".

Fastjet to offer hotel bookings via its website

2014-06-18 11:44

Fastjet has edged closer to dynamic bookings by entering into a pan-African hotel partnership agreement with Expedia partner,

Fastjet joins forces with Proflight Zambia

2014-04-03 12:58

Passengers are now able to travel to 15 destinations across Zambia, Malawi and Tanzania, following Pan African low cost airline fastjet's new alliance.


Fastjet bullish despite African headwinds

2015-09-28 15:43

Africa-focused budget airline Fastjet is looking beyond the region’s current economic woes as it forges ahead with setting up an inter-regional aviation company.

Africa aviation in spotlight at new summit

2015-05-04 05:00

The great potential of Africa's aviation market will be in the spotlight during an inaugural summit set to take place in Dubai.

Fastjet to raise £50m to stage fund expansion

2015-04-01 16:45

African budget airline Fastjet says it intends to raise gross proceeds of at least £50m via a placing to fund the expansion of its operations.

Fastjet gains from low oil prices

2014-12-02 13:50

UK budget airline Fastjet says low oil prices have been delivering a substantial cash benefit that is likely to extend into next year.

fastjet shows strong growth in passenger numbers

2014-09-30 10:23

Low cost African airline fastjet continues on its path of expansion it shows at the announcement of its interim results.

Fastjet cheapest airline in Africa - survey

2014-06-30 12:41

Fastjet has been named the cheapest low-cost carrier in Africa and in a recent survey by a flight comparison site.

fastjet launches third international route

2014-06-23 10:40

Africa’s low-cost airline, fastjet, will be expanding its international route network from August.

The world's 15 cheapest airlines

2014-06-19 15:19

Surprise, surprise – not one of SA’s budget carriers made the list.

Fastjet eyes expansion

2014-04-30 18:15

Fastjet is seeking to replicate in Africa the model from budget airline pioneer Stelios Haji-Ioannou's other airline project, easyJet.

Fastjet in financing talks with easyGroup

2014-04-02 13:08

African budget airline Fastjet says it is in talks to secure financing from potential long-term backers, including easyGroup.

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