A view on board the dock landing ship USS WHIDBEY ISLAND (LSD-41) en route to Guantanamo Bay, Cuba showing some of the over 2,600 Cuban refugees being transported to the U.S. Naval Base. U.S. Coast Guard cutters have been rescuing the refugees from small boats, rafts and anything that will float in the waters between Cuba and the Florida Keys and transferring them to the U.S. Navy ships