Widened Panama Canal opens with ceremonial tug through new locks

30 Jun by

Widened Panama Canal opens with ceremonial tug through new locks

Ten years after Panamanians approved plans to expand the country’s 102-year-old canal, tens of thousands looked on this week to see a Chinese-owned, 984-foot-long neopanamax container vessel enter and depart the newly widened passageway.

Source:: http://www.landlinemag.com/Story.aspx?StoryID=31456

Share this:

By