FastJet Passenger Statistics for December 2012 - 9 January 2013

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Commenting on the December statistics Ed Winter, CEO said "To have achieved a 78.9% Load Factor and carry almost 30,000 passengers is a fantastic result for the first month of fastjet operations and clearly demonstrates the latent demand for low cost reliable air travel in Africa. Press concerns over infrastructure have proved unfounded with no scheduled fastjet flights cancelled and 99.6 % arriving within 15 minutes of schedule. "

All Operations

Note 1 Passengers

Month ending

December 2012
98,443

December 2011
60,423

Change
62.9%

Note 2 Load Factor

December 2012
71.8%

December 2011
62.0%

Change
9.8%

Rolling 12 months ending

Note 2 Passengers

December 2012
697,267

December 2011
451,406

Change
 54.4%

Note 4 fastjet Operations

Month ending

Note 2 Passengers

December 2012
29,547

December 2011
0

Change
N/A

Load Factor Note 3

December 2012
78.9%

December 2011
0

Change
N/A

Passengers Note 2

Rolling month ending:

December 2012
31,315

December2011
0

Change
N/A

Load Factor Note 3

December2012
78.9 %

December 2011
0

Change
N/A

Notes:

1. "All Operations" includes statistics for fastjet Tanzania, Fly540 Kenya, Fly 540 Ghana and Fly540 Angola.

2. "Passengers" for 540 operationsare flown passengers and for fastjet operations are sold seats flown, in both cases excluding infants. Fastjet bookings are generally non refundable whereas 540 bookings are in some circumstances refundable.

3. "Load Factor" is the number of 'passengers" as a percentage of the number of available seats flown.

4. "fastjet Operations" includes only statistics for Fastjet Tanzania operations which commenced on 29th November 2012

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Posted on 9th January 2013