Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines celebrated an historic coming together of its fleet of four ocean ships – Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch – in Cádiz, on Monday.
Genting Cruise Lines announced SuperStar Virgo will switch from the Star Cruises’ brand to the Dream Cruises fleet to be renamed Explorer Dream.
Norwegian Cruise Line will make its UK television debut this month, launching its first ever terrestrial, regional and digital TV and radio brand campaign.
Capt. Giorgio Pomata, a 40-year veteran of Princess Cruises, has been named commodore of the line’s 17-ship fleet, the sixth in Princess history. He becomes the senior master of the fleet representing the interests of all ships and its captains.
Award-winning Spanish artist Eduardo Arranz-Bravo—a favorite of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings' Frank Del Rio—created the hull artwork for Norwegian Encore.
Through Hurricane Olivia in the Pacific has weakened into a tropical storm, forecasters at the Central Pacific Hurricane Center are warning that it could still bring 'significantly worse impacts than recent Hurricane Lane. Those impacts could include intense flooding, rainfall, damaging winds and large and dangerous surf.'
The keel-laying ceremony for Dream Cruises' 204,000gt Global-class ship took place today at MV Werften's Rostock facility.
The Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators' just-published report on their most recent search and rescue tabletop exercise said cruise ships can make valuable contributions to search and rescue (SAR) in the Arctic. To achieve this, dialogue between the cruise industry and SAR responders is essential.
Holland America Line will offer more than 100 Caribbean departures between October and April on eight ships, including the newest, Nieuw Statendam.