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Egypt has officially unveiled a major expansion of the water way. The massive public works project aims to increase the amount of traffic handled through the passage, and the expansion is expected to have a major impact on global trade and security. Alex Ortiz reports from the banks of the canal.
The Suez Canal (Arabic: قناة السويس Qanāt al-Suways) is an artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea. Opened 17 November 1869, after 10 years of construction, it allows ships to travel between Europe and South Asia without navigating around Africa thereby reducing the sea voyage distance between Europe and India by about 7,000 kilometres (4,300 mi). A new stretch of the canal was just opened in 2015. Read More: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suez_Canal
Travel by cruise ship to Suez Canal, Egypt - Visit Suez Canal - Suez Canal tourism Travel Videos HD, World Travel Guide http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=World1Tube The Suez Canal (Arabic: قناة السويس Qanāt al-Suways) is an artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea through the Isthmus of Suez, and separates the African continent from Asia. After 10 years of construction, it was officially opened on November 17, 1869. The canal allows ships to travel between Europe and South Asia without navigating around Africa, thereby reducing the sea voyage distance by about 7,000 kilometres (4,300 mi). It extends 193.30 km (120.11 mi) from the northern terminus of Port Said to the southern terminus of Port Tewfik at the city of Suez. In ...
Next Media Animation Egypt has began work on an extra lane for the Suez Canal, a project with an estimated cost of US$4 billion. The project is aimed to boost Egypt’s economy and help speed up the movement of vessels through the 193-kilometer-long canal, which connects the Red Sea to the Mediterranean Sea.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi announced "the beginning of operations in the New Suez Canal," during the inauguration ceremony of the project in the town of Ismailia, Thursday. World leaders gathered for the ceremony including French President Francois Hollande. Video ID: 20150806-069 Video on Demand: http://www.ruptly.tv Contact: email@example.com Twitter: http://twitter.com/Ruptly Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Ruptly LiveLeak: http://www.liveleak.com/c/Ruptly Vine: https://vine.co/Ruptly Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/Ruptly YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/RuptlyTV DailyMotion: http://www.dailymotion.com/ruptly
எகிப்து சூயஸ் கால்வாய்யின் அரிதான வீடியோ The Suez Canal is an artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea through the Isthmus of Suez. Constructed by the Suez Canal Company between 1859 and 1869, it was officially opened on November 17, 1869 The canal offers watercraft a shorter journey between the North Atlantic and northern Indian Oceans via the Mediterranean and Red seas by avoiding the South Atlantic and southern Indian oceans, in turn reducing the journey The canal is used by European maritime trade companies to exchange goods with India, China and South East Asia. Before its construction the only way to make this journey was going around South Africa through the Cape of Good Hope route
This is a brief film about two important engineering feats, made it for a school project. Music is Gortoz a Ran
Egyptians already have a Suez Canal that offers the world's quickest shipping route between Asia and Europe. So why build a second one? The Suez Canal has been an essential source of hard currency for Egpyt and a big draw for tourists. But all that has been withering since the 2011 uprising that toppled former president Hosni Mubarak. To revitalize the economy, Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi lunched a project to dig a new Suez Canal in Ismailia last year. He did so only two months after assuming the role of president. The project took less than one year to complete. It includes a newly-dug 35-km waterway alongside the original 190-km Canal. It also includes a 37-km expansion and deepening of some parts of the old canal. The new canal system will cut...
The expansion of the Suez Canal, the 35m parallel channel along with the 37 km widening and deepening of the older one, will be in operation from Thursday, August 6. The new channel, running parallel to the canal that first opened in 1869, will reduce the waiting period for from 18 to 11 hours and is will allow a maximum of 49 ships to pass through each day, a number that is expected to multiply in the coming decades. The project was finished in less than one third of the estimated time, taking only one year, and had an estimated cost of almost 8 billion euros. Schedule of events: 11:15 GMT: Arrival of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi 13:00 - 14:00 GMT: Arrival of guests 14:00 GMT: Ceremony speeches 16:00 GMT: Dinner and speeches 17:30 GMT: Musical and opera ceremony Video on D...
Video recorded in 2011 showing the USS Enterprise (CVN 65) passing through the Suez Canal. The USS Enterprise (CVN-65) is the first nuclear propulsion aircraft carrier of the history. Withdrawn from service 1 December 2012 by the US Navy, it was the eighth ship US with that name and the 65th ship of this type - excluding escort carrier -. It remains to this day, the longest aircraft carrier in the world, although it is surpassed in tonnage by the Nimitz class aircraft carrier. Thumbnail credit: MC2 Julia A. Casper Don't forget to subscribe us on Facebook or Twitter. https://www.facebook.com/DailyExplosiveVideos https://twitter.com/ExplosiveVideos You have a question or you would like to send us footage. Send us a message.
mobilization & commencement of the project
Footage shows Egyptian Army crossing the Suez Canal and bombing IDF. Also, it shows interesting footage of the method that Egyptian Army used for crossing the sand wall that Israel built in the east side of the canal.
A large military parade, with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi observing from the helm of a ship, dazzled attendees at Egypt’s Suez Canal, Thursday, as a warm-up for the inauguration ceremony of the New Suez Canal project. Video ID: 20150806-044 Video on Demand: http://www.ruptly.tv Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: http://twitter.com/Ruptly Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Ruptly LiveLeak: http://www.liveleak.com/c/Ruptly Vine: https://vine.co/Ruptly Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/Ruptly YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/RuptlyTV DailyMotion: http://www.dailymotion.com/ruptly