The task forces involved in "Operation Pedestal" continue steaming ESE toward Malta.
The situation so far:
0800 hours, 11 Aug: A German FW-200 "Kondor"recon plane spots Task Force "R" ("Refueling," in M20).
1200 hours, 11 Aug: Another Kondor spots Convoy WS.21S and it's close escort Force "X" (N19).
0400 hours, 12 Aug: 2xGerman U-boats and 3xItalian submarines close in on the British task forces.
Things are about to get dicey.