Maritime Historian Sal Mercogliano Explains How The Suez Canal Cargo Ship Was Freed

Finally!


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This morning on the show, Bec, Cosi and Lehmo spoke to Maritime Historian from Campbell Uni in North Carolina, Sal Mercogliano, about feeing the Suez Canal cargo ship. 

The world has been watching for a almost a week since giant container ship, Ever Given, blocked Egypt's Suez Canal, holding up to $12 billion worth of global trade each day.

But now that it's been freed, we're all wondering how it happened and also, how on earth the ship's captain will go getting another gig!

Missed the chat? Here's what Sal had to say about the freeing of the ship on the Suez Canal: 

Amber Lowther

30 March 2021

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Amber Lowther




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