Fastjet down a plane

Tanzania's move to ban over 60 percent of Kenya Airways flights comes after Fastjet has been repeatedly denied access to Kenya. Photo: Daniel Hayduk

A ‘technical issue’ has caused cancellations and delays on Fastjet flights on April 7 and 8. Photo: Daniel Hayduk

A ‘technical issue’ with one of Fastjet’s airplanes has caused a cluster of cancellations and delays.

Flights to and from Nairobi and Mwanza on April 7 have been cancelled, with passengers being bumped to the ‘next available flight,’ the airline announced on their website.

Delays are expected on flights to and from Zanzibar, Johannesburg and Kilimanjaro.

While not listed on their website, at least one flight — FN155, Dar to Kilimanjaro on Friday, April 8 — has also been cancelled.


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