The Panama-flagged Ever Given is seen wedged across the Suez Canal on Friday. Tugboats, dredgers and even land-based, earth-moving equipment have been pressed into service to try to free the 1,300-foot container ship.

Ever Given, a Panama-flagged cargo ship, that is wedged across the Suez Canal and blocking traffic in the vital waterway is seen Friday, March 26, 2021. Tugboats and a specialized suction dredger worked Friday to dislodge a giant container ship that has been stuck sideways in Egypt’s Suez Canal for the past three days, blocking a crucial waterway for global shipping. (AP Photo/Mohamed Elshahed)