June 16, 1944 a Soviet spy plane at 22.00 at Cape Nordkyn spotted another large German convoy. The night was white, and in 01.40 on June 17 received a report about the re-detected. First transports unsuccessfully attacked the submarine M-200 and M-201, and then for this thankless job began to aviation. The first in 08.54 on the ships dropped a 100-kg bomb planes P-40 of the 27 IAP, then - "Six" IL-2 of the 46th ShAP. Then, in the south of Cape 09.04 Kibergnes were six more stormtroopers, and the last attack "humpback" on the convoy was recorded in 09.07. Upon returning to the base pilots reported the sinking of trawler, but in fact all strikes again ended in nothing. Only A torpedo-20J of the 9th Gv. MTAP managed to sink vehicles "Dihsi" tonnage in 1670 grt.