The Port of Suez is situated
at the southern end of the Suez Canal, forming the Northern Port of
approx. 170 km S of Port Said, and 120 km. East of Cairo. The Suez bay
is sheltered except from the South,
providing a waiting anchorage area for vessels. The port consists of
Port Ibrahim, providing berths for general
cargo and passenger vessels; New Harbour, where facilities for
tankers and livestock vessels are situated.
Port Tewfik is used to accommodate passenger ships and vessels
transiting Suez Canal.
list the minimum width between channal markers is 180m or 591 ft.
That is not a lot of space to manuver in. Ships can
not stop on a dime. Therefore - Single file is in order.
by Signalman Division of the 04 deck
Image from world traveler Captain
Notice there are two towers in this photo, only
one in the video.