Malawi: Fastjet Starts Flights to Malawi

Lilongwe — Fastjet, Africa's low-cost airline, has been granted a foreign operators' permit from the Malawian authorities to start flights between Lilongwe, capital of Malawi and Dar es Salaam in Tanzania.The new route has been put on sale from and operations commence in July. Initially operating twice weekly on Mondays and Fridays, Fastjet is confident that, in line with its other routes, it will grow in frequency quickly.Fastjet's lowest fare will be $50 plus government taxes.

The new route is fastjet's sixth international destination in Africa.