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First Large Cruise Ships Start Sailing in Post-Covid-19 Service

Published Jul 26, 2020 4:08 PM by The Maritime Executive

Large ocean-going cruise ships took their first tentative steps to resume service. Cruises departed this weekend aboard ships sail...

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Meyer Werft Floats Out New Cruise Ship Spirit of Adventure for Saga

Published Jul 24, 2020 7:49 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany floated out the world’s newest cruise ship, the 58,250 gross ton Spirit of Ad...

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U.S. CDC Calls for Input Before Resumption of North American Cruising

Published Jul 24, 2020 3:13 PM by The Maritime Executive

In what is being seen as potentially a key step for the resumption of cruising in North America, the Centers for Disease Control a...

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Video: Famed Cruise Ship Monarch Beached for Scrapping

Published Jul 22, 2020 6:40 PM by The Maritime Executive

A startling and saddening video for many emerged today on social media showing the last moment of the cruise ship known as the Mon...

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Princess Cruises Cancels Most Trips To Dec 15 Three Months Beyond CDC

Published Jul 22, 2020 5:57 PM by The Maritime Executive

Princess Cruises, which had been the first of the large North American cruise lines in March 2020 to announce a suspension of oper...

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Sovereign, the World's First Mega Cruise Ship, Arrives at Scrapyard

Published Jul 21, 2020 7:47 PM by Allan E. Jordan

Just a month after Spain’s Pullmantur Cruises announced its insolvency, two of its cruise ships have arrived at the scrapyar...

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CMV Becomes the Third Cruise Line To Go Out of Business in a Month

Published Jul 20, 2020 8:59 PM by The Maritime Executive

Cruise and Maritime Voyages, a cruise operator focusing on the British market, was placed in receivership late today. This ends se...

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Carnival Cruise Line Completes Crew Repatriation Efforts

Published Jul 17, 2020 9:10 PM by The Maritime Executive

Carnival Cruise Line is in the final stages of repatriating its crew members. More than 26,000 crew members have been sent home fr...

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Celestyal Cruises Buys Carnival Ship

Published Jul 17, 2020 8:23 PM by The Maritime Executive

Celestyal Cruises announced that it has acquired the Costa NeoRomantica cruise ship from Costa Cruises. It becomes the seven...

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Pandemic Creates Future Maritime Transport Market for Coastal Cities

Published Jul 16, 2020 9:32 PM by The Maritime Executive

The pandemic lockdown has temporarily been shut down the cruise ship industry and drastically reduced passenger airlines travel an...

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