|TURKEY – BLACK SEA|
The 445-meter giant cable-laying ship ‘Pioneering Spirit’ from Holland to Russia crossed the Dardanelles Straits.
The 445-meter giant cable-laying ship ‘Pioneering Spirit’ from Holland to Russia crossed the Dardanelles Straits. Citizens also watched the passage of the intense security measures with the interest.
From the Dutch port of Rotterdam, a ship named “Pioneering Spirit”, with a length of 445 meters and a tonnage of 403 thousand 342 gross tons, went to the Dardanelles from the North Aegean at 07.15 o’clock, to Russia’s Anapa Port. The ship arriving at Çanakkale at 09.20 o’clock provided with ‘Kurtarma-4’, ‘Kurtarma-9’, ‘Kurtarma-10’ tugboats, ‘Kıyı Emniyeti-2’ and ‘CKıyı Emniyeti-4’ boats of the General Directorate of Coastal Safety, The marine police accompanied him. During the transition, the Canakkale strait was closed to the ship traffic in two directions. Citizens also watched the strait passage of the giant ship with interest. Some citizens recorded these moments on cell phones.