Navigational sources introduced Sunday afternoon that the crew of the massive cargo ship ALNAWA EXPRESS stranded off Ras Gharib shores within the Gulf of Suez managed to refloat the vessel from the shore, confirming no injury to its hull.
A big cargo ship transporting vehicles inside Egypt’s territorial waters of the Crimson Sea was stranded on the Ras Gharib within the Gulf of Suez on Sunday.
The sources instructed Al-Masry Al-Youm that the ship was on its manner from Port Tawfik port in Suez to the Saudi port of Jeddah.
In accordance with navigational sources stated that the ship ALNAWA EXPRESS had stranded at 10 kilometers off the shores of Ras Gharib.
The sources revealed that the cargo ship belongs to the Namma Worldwide Tdg, and carrying about 20 vehicles, which have been on their manner from Port Tawfik port in Suez to the Saudi port of Jeddah, and that it was disrupted as a result of unhealthy climate which led to its drifting.
The Crimson Sea Governorate Operations Room additionally knowledgeable to maneuver and take the required motion, and the transport company was notified.
The sources added that the 24 crew members of the ship are in good well being, and there are not any accidents.
The transport company of the ship was contacted to take the required measures and request spare components to restore the malfunction.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm