Active duty and Air Force Reserve Command airmen transported four dolphins and their handlers from the Navy's Marine Mammals Program in San Diego to New Caledonia, where they were to help locate and dispose of more than 200 World War II-era contact mines. Here, Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Aaron Nutt gets the attention of his dolphin while aboard the C-17 from Hickam, Nov. 8, 2009, en route to New Caldeonia. Nutt is a dolphin handler.
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