U huge ship that got stuck in the Suez Canal last week was released, officials said early Monday. Long live the hanged ship.
Never given, a larger container ship of the Empire State Building, disrupted a crucial trade route after it crashed sideways into the canal last Tuesday, delaying billions of dollars in freight from reaching its destinations.
On Monday, the channel’s service provider announced the ship he had been reflected and was in cheerful manner.
Rescue crews in tugs spent six days working to free the ship, and were finally successful thanks, in part, to the full moon carrying high tides.
A Dutch company that witnessed efforts to unload the boat had previously compared the ship to a “beach whale” and said it “could take weeks” to complete, according to Reuters.
Despite being a global business disaster, the Never given being blocked has captivated the world and has become the subject of a ton of jokes and memes.
As it floated free on Monday, trade officials, rescue crews and politicians celebrated.
But many, many more people have asked a different question: