Passenger statistics for August 2015 - 8 September 2015

Fastjet plc

(“Fastjet” or the 'Company')

8 September 2015

fastjet Passenger Statistics for September 2015

Month ending

August 2015   

August 2014   

                    Change

Passengers

76,741

65,496

17.2%

Load factor

75%

79%

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Rolling 12 months ending

August 2015

August 2014 

Change

Passengers

759,254

487,745

55.7%

Notes:

1. "Passengers' are sold seats flown, excluding infants. Fastjet bookings are generally non-refundable.

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

3. “on time' — arrival earlier than or within 15 minutes of schedule (excludes cancelled flights).

For more information, contact:

Fastjet Plc                                                                                                     Tel: +44 (0) 20 3651 6307

Rose Herbert, Investor Relations Manager

 

UK media - Citigate Dewe Rogerson                                                            Tel: +44 10) 20 7638 9571

 Angharad Couch

Eleni Menikou

Nick Hayns

 

South African media -Tribeca Public Relations                                             Tel: +27 101111 208 5500

Clan Mac Eochaidh

Kelly Webster

 

For investor enquiries please contact:

Liberum Capital Limited- Nominated Adviser and Joint                                Tel: +44 (0) 20 3100 2222

Broker

 Clayton Bush

Christopher Britton

 

W.H. Ireland Ltd.-Joint Broker                                                                       Tel: +4410) 20 7220 1666

 James Joyce

Mark Leonard

 

Sanlam Securities UK Limited - Joint Broker                                                Tel: +-44 10) 20 7628 2200

Simon Clements/Ken Williams

 

 

NOTES TO EDITORS

 About fastjet Plc

fastjet Plc is the holding company of the low cost airline fastjet which commenced flights under the fastjet brand in Tanzania in November 2012. fastjet Zimbabwe was successfully Launched in October

 

2015. By adhering to international standards of safety, quality, security and reliability: Fastjet has brought a new flight experience to the African market at unprecedented low prices. Utilising its fleet of Airbus A319s, Fastjet is implementing the low-cost model across Africa and its Long-term strategy is to become the continent’s first low-cost, pan-African airline.

The results of a customer satisfaction survey showed that 100% of customers were likely to recommend Fastjet to a friend. In developing its strong brand and identity, Fastjet has won and been nominated for a number of awards , including winning three Transform awards for the rebrand and launch of Fastjet, the award for “Bran Strategy of the Year” at 2014’s Drum Marketing Awards In London, and the Transport Innovator Award at the 8th Transport Awards 2015 in Johannesburg.

Fastjet Plc is quoted on the London Stock Exchange’s AIM Market.

For more information see www.fastjet.com

 

Posted on the 8th September 2015