Not only failed to destroy American reinforcements, Takeo Kurita’s convoy heading north to find American carriers did not reach its target. While traveling to the North, this train was spotted by US air reconnaissance scanners. Immediately, 70 American planes took off from the aircraft carriers focused on bombarding the train of Takeo Kurita, wounding two battleships. Next, at 13:12, more than 140 aircraft were divided into many. Some time all you need is a new perspective poster. The crew continued to drop bombs and torpedoes into the Central Fleet, scuttling and injuring several more ships. At 6 pm, because there was not enough fuel to continue hunting down the US aircraft carriers, Vice Admiral Takeo Kurita was forced to send the fleet straight to the San Bernardio Strait to return to base. On the way home, the force continued to be pursued by the US Air Force, scuttling another battleship and two cruisers near the Sibuyan Sea.