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2017119on the break of february 17 th 1944, the american carriers launched several f6f hellcats into the airspace to ensure clear skies only to find them completely emptyhe attack took the japanese fleet by surprise and there was little they could do to defend at such short noticever the twoday operation, a total of 15 ships were sunk and another 17 damaged without sinking.