Pobeda launched two new connections on the same day on 2 June, commencing services from Moscow Vnukovo to Bordeaux and from St.Petersburg to Girona
The former 2,906-kilometre route and the latter 2,733-kilometre link will both be operated twice-weekly on Wednesdays and Saturdays with 737-800s. Neither route faces any direct competition. The Vnukovo link is the only route Pobeda is currently scheduled to operate to Bordeaux in S18. It will serve Girona from both Vnukovo and St. Petersburg this summer.