Russian Defence Ministry aircraft delivered the Torch of the III Winter Military Worlds Games in Sochi
The aircraft with the Flame of the Games has landed in Sochi at 1:30 a.m. (MSK). Svetlana Ishmouratova, two-time Olympic biathlon champion, jointly with Anatoly Alyabyev, two-time Olympic biathlon champion, and Andrey Silnov, Olympic champion in high jumping, brought the Torch out of the aircraft.
On February 24, the final stage of the Torch Relay will take place in the Olympic Park. Twenty torchbearers will carry the Torch for 2017 meters and light the Flame of the III Winter Military Worlds Games in Sochi at the opening ceremony.
Today, Ambassadors of the III Winter Military Worlds Games in Sochi have united the Torch, which had been lit in 4 military districts and the Northern Fleet, in the State Kremlin Palace.