First Panama Canal passage on June 26, 2016

First special passage from extended Panama Canal will be on June 26, 2016 and Panama Canal Authority is holding a lottery to pick the first ship. Big operator names in the lottery include MSC, NYK, MOL, CMA CGM, Hamburg Sud, Maersk Line and Hapag-Lloyd. Neopanamaxes maximum beam of 49 metres and maximum total length of 366 metres will be also in drawing.