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Coping with thunder

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- An F-16C Fighting Falcon from the 428th Fighter Squadron at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., takes off for a training mission during exercise cooperative cope thunder here July 19. Cope thunder is the largest multilateral air combat training exercise in the Pacific and simulates the wartime conditions pilots would face in combat. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew Hannen)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Matthew Hannen
VIRIN: 040718-F-9528H-010.JPG
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