Fastjet raises $74 million to fund growth, A319 acquisitions

Credit: Rob Finlayson
African low-cost carrier fastjet is planning to acquire more used Airbus A319s and expand into Kenya, South Africa , Zambia and Zimbabwe after raising another £50 million ($74 million) in fresh funding . “This fundraising is a transformative step towards achieving fastjet’s goal of building Africa’s...
Victoria Moores

Victoria Moores joined Air Transport World as our London-based European Editor/Bureau Chief on 18 June 2012. Victoria has nearly 20 years’ aviation industry experience, spanning airline ground operations, analytical, journalism and communications roles.

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