Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. is expanding its presence in the Australia and Pacific region by establishing a sales and marketing office based in Sydney, to be led by Steve Odell, most recently Silversea Cruises' president EMEA and Asia Pacific.
Hurtigruten acquired an expedition ship that will be reconstructed for polar waters and upgraded prior to entering service on the Norwegian Coastal Voyage route.
The four LNG-powered cruise ships for the Costa Group are expected to be 'dramatically more efficient'—overall, as much as more than 40% more efficient.
Celestyal Cruises’ 1990-built Celestyal Crystal collided with a laden product tanker, STI Pimlico, in the early hours of Saturday morning off Gallipoli. No injuries were reported. Images show a gash in the cruise vessel's bow, above the waterline, while the tanker was damaged at midships on the port side.
Richard Kilman, who was responsible for Norwegian Cruise Line's strategic partnerships with branded entertainment from Blue Man Group to Legends in Concert as well as the Cirque Dreams dining experiences and Jimmy Buffet's Margaritaville, is now consulting for Virgin Cruises, Seatrade Cruise News has confirmed.
Total ships: 30
Total berths: 97,852
Total Order Book Value:$23,654,948,000.00
Average Price Per Berth:$266,933