Visnews May 18 Filmed dredger, cranes and tugs hard at work clearing the Corinth Canal, Greece, blocked by a landslide since Apl 27.
GV Tug tows barge towards blocked canal
TGV Pan Dredger clearing canal.
SV Pan....Down side of canal to dredger clearing
TV Dredger clearing canal.
GV Ferryboat used to transport people and cars free of charge.
GV Tug tows barge along canal
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Background: Visnews May 18 Filmed dredger, cranes and tugs hard at work clearing the Corinth Canal, Greece, blocked by a landslide since Apl 27.
Four hundreds tourists abroad a Turkish streamer narrowly escaped death by a few as rainwater infiltration caused part of the North banking to crumble.
Shipping from the Ionian and Aegean Seas is forced to make a two to three day doctor of the Peninsular. The waterway is expected to be clear by mid-June.
The picturesque five-mile, wonder of every tourist steaming between its sheer banking, slices the Peloponnese Peninsular and the Greek mainland.