Low Cost Carrier
Fleet size
Passengers per year

Fastjet is a South African low-cost airline that operates flights to destinations in South Africa, Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Uganda and Zambia.


Fastjet is owned by multiple shareholders. Its largest shareholder is Solenta Aviation Holdings Limited which has more than 50% of the shares. The airline has departments in the following countries: South Africa, Tanzania, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.

Parent company
Solenta Aviation Holdings Limited


Fastjet was founded in June 2012 and started its operation in November of that year.


Passengers can bring cabin baggage free of charge on Fastjet flights. Checked baggage is not included in the basic fare. Travellers flying with the ValueFlyer fare can bring 1 piece of checked baggage free of charge, while FlexiFlyer passengers can bring 2 pieces of checked baggage free of charge. Every checked bag may not exceed the maximum weight of 23 kg. Please consult website Fastjet for more information.

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Fastjet does not offer in-flight Wi-Fi services.


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