Red Sea Elite Diving
Red Sea diving
Learn to dive in the Red Sea - PADI & BSAC Courses Red Sea Dive Prices Dive Holidays in the Red Sea Divers Testimonials
 

Tuesday, 5 January 2010

Update on Ship Chrashed on Woodhouse Reef Sharm El Sheikh Red Sea


It has been fortunate for CSCL Hamburg after running aground on Woodhouse reef, that the weather in the Straits of Tiran has been kind to it.

Regular diving visitors to Sharm will know how the sea can be rough in that area. Being at the mouth of the Gulf of Aqaba and exposed to approx 600 KM of open sea where the Northerly wind predominantly bears down, causing waves to crash over Woodhouse reef.

As you can see fro the photo above, this week the sea has been calm, minimising the damaged being caused to the bow section while the ship awaits repairs so it can be pull off the reef.
We will be visiting Woodhouse tomorrow and post our findings and current photos.
To keep up to date with events look on http://www.elite-diving.com/redsea/redsea.html

Labels: , , ,

Bookmark and Share
posted by Elite Diving at

 
 
           
Bullett Home Bullett Red Sea Dive Holiday Bullett Red Sea Diving Photo Gallery
Bullett Learn to Dive Bullett Coral Hills Resort Hotel, Red Sea Bullett Guest Dive Trip Blog
Bullett PADI Courses Bullett Elite Diving Testimonials Bullett Red Sea Diving News
Bullett BSAC Courses Bullett Red Sea Dive Sites Bullett Elite Diving News
Bullett Red Sea Dive Prices     Bullett Contact Elite Diving
PADI & BSAC Dive Training Centre