23 May 2013

fastjet plc

("fastjet" or the "Company")

Issue of Equity

In accordance with the Convertible Security Deed entered into between the Company and Bergen Global Opportunity Fund, LP ("Bergen"), the details of which were announced to the market on 8 March 2013, fastjet announces that the Company has issued 45,454,545 new ordinary shares (the "Conversion Shares") to Bergen in respect of £500,000 of the Convertible Security. The Conversion Shares rank pari passu in all respects with existing ordinary shares in fastjet.  Application has been made for the Conversion Shares to be admitted to trading on AIM, which is expected to take place on 28 May 2013.

Following issue of the Conversion Shares the Company's enlarged issued share capital is 2,360,563,414 ordinary shares with voting rights. This figure of 2,360,563,414 ordinary shares may be used by shareholders in the Company as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change in their interest in, the share capital of the Company under the FCA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

 

For media enquiries please contact:

UK media - Citigate Dewe Rogerson                                                               Tel: +44 (0) 20 7638 9571

Angharad Couch

Patrick Donovan

Chris Barrie

Eleni Menikou

Africa Media - Africa Practice                                                                           Tel: +254 (0) 20 239 6899

Natalie Maule

Anna Riley

Joan Kiambati

Meg Muigai

Evelyn Njoroge

                                               

For investor enquiries please contact:

fastjet plc                                                                                                            Tel : +44(0)20 3651 6355

Alexandra Dent, Company Secretary

WH Ireland Limited                                                                                            Tel: +44 (0) 20 7220 1666

James Joyce

Nick Field

 

NOTES TO EDITORS

About fastjet plc 

fastjet plc is quoted on the London Stock Exchange's AIM market. For more information see www.fastjet.com

Posted on 28th May 2013