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American Cruise Lines' American Song is pictured at berth on the Columbia River

April 28 updates: American Cruise Lines/Pearl Seas Cruises delays

Here's a quick read of some of today’s coronavirus-related cruise news and announcements.

American Cruise Lines

American Cruise Lines extended its suspension of operations until June 14. Passengers on canceled sailings can get a full refund or a 125% future cruise voucher.

The company continues its 'Cruise with Comfort' option for new and existing bookings through August. This allows cancellations up to 24 hours before departure for a 100% future cruise voucher.

Travel advisor commissions are protected, based on the original sailing date, for cruises canceled by American or by the traveler under the 'Cruise with Comfort' plan.

Pearl Seas Cruises

Sister brand Pearl Seas Cruises’ sailings are suspended through June.

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