Budget airline, Fastjet Zimbabwe, is ready to introduce two extra flight locations within the nation particularly Hwange National Park in Matebeleland North and Kariba, situated within the north of Zimbabwe, within the first quarter of subsequent 12 months.
The airline mentioned in a remark it’ll introduce flights from Harare and Victoria Falls to Kariba and Hwange National Park to deliver seamless connectivity between Harare and Victoria Falls in addition to Kariba Airport, in Mashonaland West Province, and Hwange in March subsequent 12 months.
The transfer may also spice up tourism in those high vacationer lodges.
Fastjet Zimbabwe spokesperson Nunurai Ndawana mentioned: “We proceed to show our dedication to the expansion of tourism and the sustainability of air services and products within the markets we serve. The addition of those recreational locations will a great deal enhance our imaginative and prescient
“These further routes to the airline’s home community will be offering seamless connections for vacationers from Harare and Victoria Falls to Zimbabwe’s best home tourism locations of Kariba and Hwange, with scheduled flight connections the use of Embraer E120, 30-seater turboprop airplane.
“The Embraer E120 is a robust turboprop aircraft designed for domestic operations, offering customers a pressurised cabin with spacious legroom and overhead baggage space. We intend to align our timings to schedule our flights in such a way that we offer customers the flexibility and convenience of multiple frequencies per day,” mentioned Mr Ndawana.
Chief business officer Vivian Ruwuya mentioned the airline would proceed participating with stakeholders in bringing environment friendly home air connectivity.
“Working intently with our trade stakeholders and companions, together with the Airports Company of Zimbabwe and the Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe, we proceed to discover tactics to additional increase the home Zimbabwean flight community.
“We are extremely joyful to announce that our new flights to Hwange and Kariba from our tourism hub of Victoria Falls and our Harare base, shall be supported with onward connections on Mack Air / South West Aviation into the Hwange National Park, the motels of the Kariba jap basin and the camps and operations in Mana Pools and the decrease Zambezi. Mack Air with South West Aviation shall be creating a brand new hub at Kariba, together with their present hubs in Victoria Falls and Harare to enhance those seamless connections to and from fastjet’s services and products.
“The introduction of flights to Kariba and Hwange now allows visitors in Victoria Falls to explore the wonders of Zimbabwe further by visiting both Hwange National Park and enjoy some time on the lake in Kariba with its varied activities of game viewing, boating and fishing,” she mentioned.
The new flights shall be to be had for reserving by way of the Fastjet website online, app and standard on-line business portals within the coming days.
Fastjet started operations in 2012 and to date, connects the 3 primary towns in Zimbabwe by means of flying the Harare to Victoria Falls and Harare to Bulawayo routes.
In addition, the airline provides global flights from Harare, Bulawayo and Victoria Falls to Johannesburg in South Africa, and from Victoria Falls to Mbombela (Kruger) Nelspruit Mpumalanga in South Africa and Maun in Botswana.
Author: The Herald