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An official source at the Suez Canal Authority and an eyewitness said today, Wednesday, that the first ship is now passing inside the shipping channel in the Ismailia region in the central sector of the canal on its way to the Red Sea.
He added that the ship was crossing the Suez Canal as part of the northern convoy coming from the Mediterranean.
There has been no official statement from the Suez Canal regarding whether the ships will complete their leg or stop in the waiting areas until the ship is completely floated.
The past hours, Tuesday evening, saw the traffic stop in Suez CanalBecause of a giant ship stranding in the middle of the canal. Traffic was reported in Suez CanalDuring the past hours, video clips have spread showing a huge ship obstructing movement.
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