Fastjet Zimbabwe has announced the introduction of a service between the resort city of Victoria Falls and Maun in Botswana effective 30 June 2022.
In a statement, the company said the new route will operate four times a week on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays using a 50-seater Embraer ERJ145 aircraft.
This aircraft choice is known to provide the versatility to build a sustainable regional network with the right-size capacity while offering customers comfortable seating with generous legroom.
“The airline is thrilled to introduce direct flights from Victoria Falls to Maun. العب مجانًا Using our Embraer ERJ145 aircraft, we believe this route will facilitate more travel between these two tourism capitals of Zimbabwe and Botswana. This route has for many years been only available by private charter. So, with the introduction of this direct connection, we believe it will be able to spur tourism development and growth in the region”. Fastjet Zimbabwe spokesperson, Nunurai Ndawana, said,
The Victoria Falls – Maun flight is the second new route being added onto the Fastjet regional network, with flights between Victoria Falls and Nelspruit Kruger Mpumalanga planned to launch ahead of the Easter travel period.
“Despite the hard-wearing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Group remains dedicated to the recovery and growth of tourism in Zimbabwe, South Africa and Botswana, and to bringing further connectivity to the region”.
With the anticipated further relaxation of COVID-19 regulations by most countries, the latest route introduced by Fastjet is anticipated to aid in the number of tourist arrivals into the country and boost foreign currency inflows.
It is also anticipated to boost trade between Zimbabwe and Botswana, particularly in the small to medium enterprises and informal sectors.
Since January 2020, arrivals into the country have been drastically reduced, threatening the viability of the hotel and tourism industry, which is among the top contributors to the country’s foreign currency receipts.
Fastjet is a multi-award-winning African value airline that began flight operations in 2012. عمر اقويرو Its awards include Leading African Low-Cost Carrier World Travel Awards 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 2020 and 2021, and Skytrax World Airline Awards Best Low-Cost Airline in Africa 2017 and 2019, and in the top ten finalists for 2021.
Today, fastjet connects the three major cities in Zimbabwe by flying between Harare & Victoria Falls and Harare & Bulawayo. In addition, the airline offers international flights from Harare, Bulawayo & Victoria Falls to Johannesburg in South Africa, and from Victoria Falls to Kruger Nelspruit Mpumalanga in South Africa and Maun in Botswana.
Since commencing operations, fastjet has flown over 3.5 million passengers and has established itself as a reliable African airline brand, with a range of value-added products and services. العاب بينجو العاب بينجو As part of the airline’s commitment to offering choice, flexibility and value, customers benefit from generous free baggage allowances, flexible change options, multiple payment channels, airport lounge access on select routes, and ancillary services such as car hire.