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Some People Just Can't Drive a Boat


#1

happened a few days ago in the Suez Canal. Colombo Express 1059' Maersk Tanjong 1085'


#2

And that is exactly why I no longer race Suezmax container ships.


#3

2 things.

Did the ship on the right get stuck on a sand bar and the other ship couldn’t avoid it?

I am surprised by the lack of wake produced by those ships


#4

[quote]mbdix wrote:
2 things.

Did the ship on the right get stuck on a sand bar and the other ship couldn’t avoid it?

I am surprised by the lack of wake produced by those ships[/quote]

That’s what it looked like, it was hung up and steered to deeper water. But gotta love a demo derby between 2 objects with a comnined weight of a zillion tons…