Periodical on Vessels Carrying Radioactive Substances
- The Suez Canal Authority has decided to cancel the periodical issued on 21/9/2015 concerning vessels carrying radioactive substances and have to get a transit permit from the Secretariat General of the Egyptian Ministry of Defense.
- All shipping agencies have to comply with all the requirements stipulated in the Rules of Navigation issued on August of 2015 ,ART.127 and the next articles as far as vessels carrying radioactive substances or special cargos are concerned.
- Only one nuclear powered vessel is allowed to transit the canal on the same day
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Director of Transit Department
Eng./ Mohamed Sakr El-Arabi