Further to its announcement on 30 June 2017, regarding the acquisition of all intellectual property rights associated with the fastjet brand, the Company announces today that the payment to easyGroup Holdings Ltd in connection with the acquisition has been made.

For more information, contact:

fastjet Plc

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3651 6307

Nico Bezuidenhout, Chief Executive Officer

Michael Muller, Chief Financial Officer

 

UK media - Citigate Dewe Rogerson

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7638 9571

Eleni Menikou

Toby Moore

Nick Hayns

 

South African media – Hein Kaiser

Tel: +27 (0) 82 520 0555

For investor enquiries please contact:

Liberum Capital Limited – Nominated Adviser and Broker

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3100 2222

Clayton Bush

Jill Li

 

 

About fastjet Plc:

NOTES TO EDITORS

 

fastjet is a multi-award winning (including Skytrax World Airline Awards Best Low-Cost Airline in Africa 2017) low-cost African airline for everyone that began flight operations in Tanzania in November 2012, flying passengers from Dar es Salaam to just two domestic destinations - Kilimanjaro and Mwanza. Today, fastjet’s route network includes Tanzanian domestic routes from its Dar es Salaam base to Kilimanjaro, Mbeya, and Mwanza, and international routes from Tanzania to Lusaka in Zambia and Harare in Zimbabwe. fastjet also began flight operations from its Zimbabwe base in October 2015, and now flies domestically from Harare to Victoria Falls, Harare to Dar es Salaam and internationally from both Harare and Victoria Falls to Johannesburg in South Africa. The airline has flown over 2.5 million passengers with an impressive aggregate 94% on-time performance, establishing itself as a punctual, reliable, and affordable low-cost carrier.

 

fastjet Plc is quoted on the London Stock Exchange's Alternative Investment Market (“AIM”).

 

For more information see www.fastjet.com.

Posted on 29th August 2017