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 eyes daily Lusaka route

2014-02-18 14:36

Low cost pan-African airline fastjet says it is increasing capacity on its recently launched Dar es Salaam to Lusaka (Zambia) route in response to strong demand from its customers.

fastjet confirms plans to expand to Zambia

2014-01-17 11:20

Low cost airline fastjet is in discussions with the Zambian government to move the airline's base to Lusaka.

fastjet partners with worldwide distribution channels

2014-01-08 15:07

fastjet, Africa's low cost airline, has announced that it has signed two agreements that will allow travel agents worldwide to access and sell its flights.


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.

Will 1time stage a comeback?

2014-01-22 09:02

It’s subject to speculation, but South Africa Travel Online believes 1time’s plans to be the next new airline are rolling along smoothly.

fastjet reports strong performance in December

2014-01-15 15:16

fastjet is set to launch its second international route at the beginning of February and says it has serviced a record number of passengers in December, the highest since it began operations.

2013: The year of rising airfares

2013-12-31 14:16

The liquidiation of 1time Airlines was the catalyst which resulted in airfares continuing their upward spiral in 2013, writes Rob Baker.

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