Aeroflot Russian Airlines (Aeroflot Group) (Moscow) announced on December 26 its low-fare Pobeda (Moscow-Vnukovo) subsidiary had reached the three million passenger mark when a passenger flew on flight DP 117 from Moscow (Vnukovo) to Sochi.
According to the carrier;
“This landmark event was celebrated at Pobeda’s home airport of Vnukovo, Moscow. Participants included Russia’s Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Vnukovo Airport Vitaly Vantsev, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Pobeda and CEO of Aeroflot Vitaly Saveliev, and CEO of Pobeda Andrey Kalmykov.”
Pobeda currently operates 33 routes, 31 of them within Russia.
Its two first international routes were launched in December. Pobeda’s fleet currently contains 12 Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
Pobeda made its first flight on December 1, 2014.