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Fly540

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
IATA Member
5H
FFV
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Fly540 CRJ
Fly540
ABC Place, Westlands
PO Box 10293
Nairobi 00100
KENYA
Tel.: +254 20 445 3252
Fax: +254 20 445 3257
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.fly540.com
Type: Scheduled, charter, domestic, pax, cargo
Owner: Private (51%); Lonhro Africa (49%)
Base: Nairobi (NBO)
Hubs:  
Start of ops: November 2006
Fly540 operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 2 x Bombardier CRJ 100
  • 1 x ATR 72-500 (leased out)
  • 1 x Bombardier Dash 8-100
Chief Executive:
COO:
Commercial Manager:
Head of Flight ops:
Don Smith
Neil Steffen
Sujul Raja-Haria
Nixon Ooko

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
Fly540.com Five Forty Aviation
5H
FFV
Kenya Nairobi 2006-
Formed with capital investment from Lonrho Africa (49% purchased 10/06). Expected to start ops 24/11/06, postponed to 12/1/07. Formed local subsidiaries Fly540 Angola in 4/08, Fly540 Zimbabwe in 6/08. Fully purchased in 1/12 by Lonrho with Sir Stelios (easyJet founder). Expected to be reorganized by new parent company (Rubicon Diversified Investments) as FastJet using A320/ERJ-190.