Su-27UB taking off over F-16

An Ukrainian Su-27 UB takes off from Mirgorod Air Base Ukraine while two Alabama Air National Guard F-16Cs rest in the foreground. The Air National Guard is in Ukraine supporting SAFE SKIES 2011, a two-week multinational flying event preparing Ukraine and Poland to better protect their airspace during the 2012 EUROPCUP. (Photo by: Tech. Sgt. Charles Vaughn)