More than 140 members of Air National Guard units from across the United States, along with seven F-16s, are at Mirgorod AB, Ukraine, for Safe Skies 2011, a US European Command-sponsored air sovereignty exercise with the Ukrainian and Polish air forces, announced Air Guard officials, July 18, 2011. The F-16s will fly engagements with Ukrainian Su-27s and Mig-29s and Polish F-16s. Here, an F-16 from the Alabama Air National Guard's 187th Fighter Wing in Montgomery taxis after its arrival at Mirgorod, July 16, 2011.
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