Suez Canal Simulator

Suez Canal Simulator.. Drive Real 1-to-1 Scale Ships Through the Mediterranean, the Red Sea, and the World Famous Suez Canal!

Frequency asked questions and rumours

When was Suez Canal Simulator released?

Suez Canal Simulator was released on 20 Apr, 2021

Who was the developer that made Suez Canal Simulator?

Digital Light where the developers that made Suez Canal Simulator

Can you steer a ship through the Suez Canal?

Yup, you heard it right. You can try “steering” a huge ship on a small part of the Suez Canal online through CNN’s new interactive feature—and it’s a lot harder than you’d think it would be.Apr 2, 2021

Is the Suez Canal difficult to navigate?

Navigating the Suez Canal is a high-stress, complicated feat that requires master piloting skills. To demonstrate, we worked with Master Mariner Andy Winbow and Captain Yash Gupta to produce this simulated passage. Try your hand at traversing one of the most highly trafficked nautical thoroughfares in the world.

Do you need a pilot to navigate the Suez Canal?

A transit of the Suez Canal requires some planning. There is a lot of paperwork to complete and a pilot is required for the whole transit. In addition, there is an overnight stop at Ismailia and clearance has to be completed once the transit is complete.

How much money was lost because of the ship in the Suez Canal?

The authority that operates the Suez Canal has already said the crisis has cost the Egyptian government up to $90 million in lost toll revenue as hundreds of ships waited to pass through the blocked waterway or took other routes.Jun 23, 2021

How much did it cost to free the ship in the Suez Canal?

On Monday, the world breathed a sigh of relief when salvage authorities finally managed to free the 2.20 lakh tonne stranded ship, which had brought a major portion of the world’s seaborne trade to a standstill and led to massive disruption in global supply chains.Mar 30, 2021

How much do ships pay to cross the Suez Canal?

Suez Canal toll fees can range from between US$400,000 to US$700,000 per vessel. Reduced demand for sea freight due to the coronavirus pandemic means that there is no longer a pressing need to keep voyages short.

How much does it cost to go thru the Suez Canal?

Port Clearance: US$ 260. Canal transit dues: Approx. US$ 7 per ton of Suez Canal Tonnage. Port Dues: US$ 100.

Who drives ships through Suez Canal?

The government of Egypt requires ships traversing the canal to be boarded by an Egyptian “Suez crew”, including one or more official maritime pilots from Egypt’s SCA who command the ship, taking over from the regular crew and the captain.

Does the Suez Canal have traffic both ways?

In August 2015 a new 35-km (22-mile) expansion running parallel to the main channel was opened, enabling two-way transit through the canal.Aug 24, 2022

How much money was lost when the ship got stuck in the Suez Canal?

But experts all agree that the final bill is vast. According to the New York Times when the ship blocked the canal it held up as much as $10 billion (approximately £7,354,200,000) of cargo a day.Jan 18, 2022