Hapag-Lloyd Cruises, AIDA Cruises and TUI Cruises are restarting service in late July and August, with short sailings from German ports and heightened sanitation protocols.
The TUI Group completed the sale of Hapag-Lloyd Cruises to its TUI Cruises joint venture with the Royal Caribbean Group for an enterprise value estimated at €1.2bn.
German shipowner/entrepreneur Sven Paulsen is launching a new cruise brand, Adler-Schiffe Expedition, with the 1,211gt Quest time-chartered from Arctic Travel Co.
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ Europa 2 has received a certification for its cold ironing connection by the classification society DNV GL.
TUI Group plans for its three cruise brands to restart sailings this summer, beginning with TUI Cruises offering short jaunts in the Baltic and North Sea.
Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ Europa 2 is using cold ironing at the Cruise Center Altona in Hamburg after successfully completing a test phase while berthed there.
Here's a quick read of some of today’s coronavirus-related cruise news and announcements.
KfW Bank and TUI AG confirmed the travel giant's €1.8bn bridge loan from Germany's federal government.
In addition to feature story coverage, here's a quick read of some of today’s other coronavirus-related cruise news and announcements.
An extended around the world itinerary and new events and entertainment are featured in Hapag-Lloyd Cruises’ 2021/22 catalog for Europa.