Some unexpected photos to see maybe.
Su-27s from Russian aerobatic team being escorted by Iranian F-14A Tomcats and F-4 Phantoms to Bahrain Air Show 2012.
Three Cold war legends, side by side in the air, and no one have finger on trigger.
Canadian CF-18 Hornets from 409 Tactical Fighter Squadron and Russian Air Force SU-27s were practice to transfer simulated hijacked airplane liner from Russian to American airspace during the North American Aerospace Defense Command Exercise VIGILANT EAGLE 13 on August 28, 2013.
Two Australian No. 77 Squadron F/A-18 Hornet Aircraft welcome Indonesian Air Force (TNI AU) Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker aircraft into Darwin to participate in Exercise Pitch Black 2012. Mid CaptionExercise Pitch Black is a major multi-national biennial exercise hosted by the Royal Australian Air Force, involving Offensive Counter Air and Offensive Air Support missions being flown at training ranges across the Northern Territory. Exercise Pitch Black 12 was held from 27 July to 17 August 2012, and involved 2200 personnel and up to 94 aircraft from Australia, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, New Zealand and the United States.
Sukhoi SU-27 Flanker armed with air-to-air missiles R-27 (AA-10 Alamo).
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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)
Indonesian Sukhoi SU-30 taxis in front Indonesian Air Force detachment area.
An F-16A Fighting Falcon aircraft from the 186th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, Montana Air National Guard, escorts a Soviet Su-27 Flanker aircraft to the Canadian border after an air show.