Suez Canal - Costa Europa in the Suez Canal
Timelapse video of Cruise Ship Costa Europa transiting the Suez Canal southward from Port Said to Suez.
Suez Canal
This is a brief film about two important engineering feats, made it for a school project. Music is Gortoz a Ran.
Suez Canal
The Suez Canal (Arabic: قناة السويس‎ Qanāt al-Suwais) is an artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea. Opened in November 1869 after 10 years ...
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Suez Canal overhead powerline crossing
The Suez Canal overhead powerline crossing is a major electrical power line built across the Suez Canal in 1998, located near Suez, Egypt. It is designed for two 500 kV circuits.Because the required c...
Suez Canal overhead powerline crossing - Wikipedia
Ismaïlia
Ismailia (Arabic: الإسماعيلية‎ al-Ismāʻīlīyah  [lesmæʕiˈlejjæ]) is a city in north-eastern Egypt. Known in Egypt as "The City of Beauty and Enchantment" Ismaïlia is situated on the west...
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Bahr Yussef
The Bahr Yussef (Arabic: بحر يوسف‎), which roughly translates from Arabic as "the waterway of Joseph" (but literally "sea", not "river", which would be "Nahr"), is a canal which connects the...
El Ferdan Railway Bridge
The El Ferdan Railway Bridge is a swing bridge that spans the Suez Canal near Ismailia, Egypt. It is the longest swing bridge in the world, with a span of 1100 ft (340 m).
The first El Ferdan...
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Raid on the Suez Canal
The Raid on the Suez Canal, also known as Actions on the Suez Canal, took place between 26 January and 4 February 1915 after a German-led Ottoman Army force advanced from Southern Palestine to attack ...
Raid on the Suez Canal - Wikipedia
Sweet Water Canal
Sweet Water Canal, also known as Fresh Water Canal or Ismaïlia Canal, is a Canal in Egypt built to facilitate construction of the Suez Canal by providing fresh water from Lake Timsah to Suez and Port...
Abbud Pasha
Muhammad Ahmad Abbud Pasha (Arabic: محمد أحمد عبود باشا‎) (1899–1963) was an Egyptian entrepreneur and business magnate.Abbud established a construction firm in the early 1920s, which went o...
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Yellow Fleet
The Yellow Fleet was the name given to a group of fifteen ships trapped in the Suez Canal (in the Great Bitter Lake section) from 1967 to 1975 as a result of the Six-Day War. Both sides of the canal ...
Sinai Peninsula
The Sinai Peninsula or Sinai (/ˈsaɪnaɪ/; Arabic: سيناء‎ Sīnāʼ ; Egyptian Arabic: سينا Sīna, [ˈsiːnæ]) is a triangular peninsula in Egypt about 60,000 km (23,000 sq mi...
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Suez Canal Container Terminal
Suez Canal Container Terminal (SCCT) (Arabic: شركة قناة السويس للحاويات‎) is a container terminal emerged at Port Said East as a transshipment centre for the Eastern Mediterranean at the no...
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Ahmed Hamdi Tunnel
The Ahmed Hamdi Tunnel is an automobile tunnel under the Suez Canal. It has two lanes of traffic, one in each direction, and connects the Asian Sinai Peninsula to the town of Suez on the African main...
Ahmed Hamdi Tunnel - Wikipedia
Société d'Études du Canal de Suez
The Société d'Études du Canal de Suez (more correctly the Société d'Études de l'Isthme de Suez) was a society set up in 1846 by the Saint-Simonist Prosper Enfantin in Paris to study the Isthmus of Sue...
International Commission for the piercing of the isthmus of Suez
The International Commission for the piercing of the isthmus of Suez (Commission Internationale pour le percement de l'isthme des Suez) was the commission consisting of various European experts conven...
International Commission for the piercing of the isthmus of Suez - Wikipedia
Lessepsian migration
Lessepsian migration (also called Erythrean invasion) is the ongoing migration of marine species across the Suez Canal, usually from the Red Sea to the Mediterranean Sea, more rarely in the opposite d...
Lessepsian migration - Wikipedia
Sa'id of Egypt
Muhammad Sa'id Pasha (Arabic: محمد سعيد باشا‎, Turkish: Mehmed Said Paşa, March 17, 1822 - January 18, 1863) was the Wāli of Egypt and Sudan from 1854 until 1863, officially owing fealty...
Sa'id of Egypt - Wikipedia
Mahmoudiyah Canal
The Mahmoudiyah Canal is a sub-canal from the Nile River which goes through Alexandria to the Mediterranean Sea.
The first freshwater canal from the Nile to Alexandria was built under the rule of ...
Mahmoudiyah Canal - Wikipedia
Lucien Bonaparte-Wyse
Lucien Napoléon Bonaparte-Wyse (13 January 1845 - 15 June 1909) was a French engineer.
Born in Paris as the son of Laetitia Bonaparte-Wyse, daughter of Lucien Bonaparte and estranged wife of the I...
Lucien Bonaparte-Wyse - Wikipedia
Anglo-Egyptian treaty of 1936
The Anglo-Egyptian Treaty of 1936 was a treaty signed between the United Kingdom and the Kingdom of Egypt; it is officially (but seldom) known as The Treaty of Alliance Between His Majesty, in Respect...
Anglo-Egyptian treaty of 1936 - Wikipedia
El-Qantarah el-Sharqiyya
Al Qantarah El Sharqiyya (30.85° N 32.31° E) is a northeastern Egyptian city on the eastern side of the Suez Canal located in the Egyptian governorate of Ismailia, 160 kilometres (99 mi) northea...
Great Bitter Lake
The Great Bitter Lake (Arabic: البحيرة المرة الكبرى‎; transliterated: al-Buhayrah al-Murra al-Kubra) is a salt water lake which is part of the Suez Canal. It is connected to the Small Bitter...
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Heroopolite Gulf
In ancient times, the Heroopolite Gulf was the Gulf of Suez in the vicinity of Heroopolis; there is evidence indicating that the Red Sea and its Gulf of Suez extended as far northward as the Bitter La...
Fresh Water Canal
Sweet Water Canal, also known as Fresh Water Canal or Ismaïlia Canal, is a Canal in Egypt built to facilitate construction of the Suez Canal by providing fresh water from Lake Timsah to Suez and Port...
Fresh Water Canal - Wikipedia
Suez
Suez (Arabic: السويس‎ as-Suways ; Egyptian Arabic: es-Sewēs, el-Sewēs [esseˈweːs]) is a seaport city (population ca. 497,000) in north-eastern Egypt, located on the north coast...
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Suez Canal Bridge
The Suez Canal Bridge, also known as the Shohada 25 January Bridge, Egyptian-Japanese Friendship Bridge, Al Salam Bridge, Al Salam Peace Bridge or Mubarak Peace Bridge, is a road bridge crossing the S...
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Suez Canal Company
The Universal Suez Ship Canal Company (French: Compagnie universelle du canal maritime de Suez, or simply Compagnie de Suez for short) was the corporation that constructed and operated the Suez Ca...
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Mashhour Ahmed Mashhour
Engineer Mashhour Ahmed Mashhour (Arabic: مشهور أحمد مشهور)(April 1, 1918 – July 6, 2008) was the Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority (October 1965 – December 1983)
Mashhour was born in April 191...
Alois Negrelli
Alois Negrelli, Ritter von Moldelbe (January 23, 1799 - October 1, 1858), was an Austrian engineer and railroad pioneer in Austria, Italy and Switzerland.
He was born as Luigi Negrelli in the vill...
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