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fastjet’s first flight to Uganda takes off


  • Low-cost pan-African airline offers direct air link between Tanzania and Uganda



  • fastjet’s inaugural flight between Dar es Salaam in Tanzania and Entebbe in Uganda took off today (16th September), marking the launch of the low-cost airline’s fourth international route across Africa.


    Fastjet will be flying this route every Tuesday and Thursday, up until 28th September 2014, when the airline will increase the schedule to four flights a week.


    For more on the launching actions as they happened , follow airline's live blog at http://www.fastjet.com/tz/blog/entebbe-flight-launch-live-blog

    Fastjet staff and Passengers during check-in.
    Passengers disembarking at Entebbe.

    fastjet operates internationally from Dar es Salaam to Johannesburg, Lusaka, Harare and now Entebbe, and has a significant Tanzanian domestic network including flights from Dar es Salaam to Mwanza, Kilimanjaro and Mbeya.

    About fastjet:
    Fastjet Plc is a low-cost airline with ambitions to provide a pan-African service. Fastjet aims to deliver the same service as its European low-cost counterparts to the African continent.

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