African budget carrier fastjet has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with an undisclosed lessor for its fifth Airbus A319 and is preparing to take delivery of its fourth aircraft, which will be used to launch startup carrier fastjet Zimbabwe. Fastjet operates three A319s from Tanzania, which it says are almost fully utilized. Therefore, in May, fastjet detailed plans to take “a number” of aircraft this year, starting with an Airbus A319 from ICBC International Leasing slated for ...

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