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  Lonrho PLC (LONR) - Re Fastjet Plc monthly statistics

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Lonrho PLC
12 November 2012




12 November 2012

                                      

                                      

                                  Lonrho Plc
                                  ("Lonrho")

                                      

Lonrho is pleased to announce that fastjet Plc ("fastjet"), the AIM listed
African airline in which Lonrho owns 67.4%, has today made the following
announcement:



                                 fastJet Plc

                fastjet Passenger Statistics for October 2012



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Month ending            October 2012  October 2011  Change
Passengers                   51,015       40,305   26.6%
Load Factor                    56.4%         57.9%   -1.5%
                                                 
                                                 
Rolling 12 months ending October 2012  October 2011  Change
Passengers                  638,654      395,381   61.5%

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Note 1: Statistics are for the current Fly540 network operating out of Kenya,
Tanzania, Angola and Ghana.

Note 2: The Fly 540 Tanzania operation ceased on 12^th October in  preparation 
for the launch of the fastjet brand  with A319 aircraft in November. This  has 
reduced the Fly 540 seats available by approx. 10,000 seats per month.

                                     Ends

Enquiries:

Lonrho Plc +44 (0) 20 7016 5105

Geoffrey White

David Armstrong

FTI Consulting  +44 (0) 20 7831 3113

Edward Westropp

Georgina Bonham

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