Cruise Industry

18 Apr 2024

Cruise Ship Hits Pier in Docking Attempt Gone Wrong

The cruise ship Celestyal Journey collided with a pier in Kuşadası, Turkey, on April 15th during a docking maneuver that went awry.

Cruise Ship Hits Pier in Docking Attempt Gone Wrong
18 Apr 2024

2024 Cruise Season Launched in Ports of Stockholm

Ports of Stockholm has kicked off its 2024 cruise season with the arrival of the AIDAmar, a vessel from AIDA Cruises, at Stockholm on April 16.

2024 Cruise Season Launched in Ports of Stockholm
17 Apr 2024

Increase in Tahitian, Polynesian Capacity for Windstar Cruises

Windstar Cruises is expanding its presence in Tahiti and French Polynesia, capitalizing on several years of successful operations in the region.

Increase in Tahitian, Polynesian Capacity for Windstar Cruises
17 Apr 2024

New Onboard Restaurants Revealed by Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Cruise Line has unveiled new F&B options that will premiere on the Norwegian Aqua, set to embark on its maiden voyage in April 2025.

New Onboard Restaurants Revealed by Norwegian Cruise Line
16 Apr 2024

2023 Saw Record Passenger Numbers, Reports Cruise Industry

The global cruise industry achieved a record number of passengers in 2023, marking a significant recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic downturn.

2023 Saw Record Passenger Numbers, Reports Cruise Industry
16 Apr 2024

P&O Ferries to Install Netcompany's PULSE System

P&O Ferries has deepened its partnership with Danish data solutions company Netcompany by choosing to implement its “PULSE” system.

P&O Ferries to Install Netcompany's PULSE System
15 Apr 2024

Crew Member Overboard on Holland America Cruise Ship

Holland America Line has reported a crew member missing, presumed to have fallen overboard from the Rotterdam cruise ship on April 12.

Crew Member Overboard on Holland America Cruise Ship
15 Apr 2024

Last Seasonal Stop in Santorini for Sun Princess

The Sun Princess, one of the world's largest cruise ships operated by Princess Cruises, made its final seasonal stop in Santorini yesterday.

Last Seasonal Stop in Santorini for Sun Princess
10 Apr 2024

Juneau & Cruise Industry Reach Passenger Numbers Agreement

Juneau, Alaska has reached a preliminary agreement with the cruise industry to regulate the influx of cruise ship passengers.

Juneau & Cruise Industry Reach Passenger Numbers Agreement
8 Apr 2024

Liberty of the Seas Incident; Passenger Overboard

In the early hours of April 4th, around 4am, an incident occurred on Royal Caribbean's Liberty of the Seas involving a young man going overboard.

Liberty of the Seas Incident; Passenger Overboard
8 Apr 2024

Cargo Ship & Cruise Ship Collide at Port of Cape Town

A collision occurred in the Port of Cape Town involving the cruise ship Ambience and the container ship Grey Fox during docking procedures.

Cargo Ship & Cruise Ship Collide at Port of Cape Town
25 Mar 2024

Engine Room Explosion Claims Lives of Two Crew Members

On Friday, March 22, an accident aboard the Holland America Line's Nieuw Amsterdam cruise ship resulted in the deaths of two crew members.

Engine Room Explosion Claims Lives of Two Crew Members
25 Mar 2024

Funnel Fire on Carnival Cruise Line Vessel Off Bahamas

On March 23rd, during a voyage through the Bahamas, a fire broke out at the funnel of Carnival Freedom, a ship belonging to Carnival Cruise Line.

Funnel Fire on Carnival Cruise Line Vessel Off Bahamas
21 Mar 2024

China Aims to Get Cruise Industry Sailing Again

After a four-year hiatus due to the pandemic, a mainland Chinese port has reopened for cruise ships to homeport, marking a significant milestone.

China Aims to Get Cruise Industry Sailing Again
11 Mar 2024

Methanol Retrofit of Passenger Ships 'Not Attractive Option'

Study by Lloyd's Register concludes that converting passenger ships to use methanol as fuel is less economically viable than some alternatives.

Methanol Retrofit of Passenger Ships 'Not Attractive Option'