MS Kong Harald

Hurtigruten Eyes IPO, Other Options

May 25,2017
Expedition cruise operator Hurtigruten may be moving closer to an IPO or sale of the company, according to a…

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From left: James Van Fleet, chief meteorologist; and Teo Strazici, fleet captain, marine operations

Royal Caribbean Adds Chief Meteorologist to Marine Ops…

May 25, 2017
Royal Caribbean Cruises has added what may be the first ever full-time cruise industry Chief…
Mr. Hagen

Video: Hagen Celebrates 20 Years of Viking Cruises

May 25, 2017
Viking Cruises is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year having been founded by Torstein Hagen…
AIDA Helios-Class Rendering

AIDA Unveils Details on New Ship Class

May 24, 2017
AIDA Cruises has announced a number of details for its next class of ships, the so-called…
Expedition Report

Expedition Market Report Now Available

May 23, 2017
Cruise Industry News has released a new 67-page digital report outlining the quickly growing…
The Costa neoRomantica in Hong Kong

European Deployment Trends

May 23, 2017
While European cruise brands both deploy their ships and mainly source passengers in Europe, Costa…
Royal Princess is heading to the West Coast

Princess Boosts West Coast and Mexico Deployment for…

May 22, 2017
Princess Cruises announced its 2018-2019 Americas cruise itineraries on Monday, covering sailings…
Carnival Introduces New Wheat Beer Brewed on Vista

Carnival Introduces New Wheat Beer Brewed on Vista

May 22, 2017
Noting American Craft Beer Week, Carnival Cruise Line has brewed what it is calling a new…
Celebration Plaque

Le Havre Marks One Year of AIDAprima Calls

May 21, 2017
Last week, Le Havre noted and celebrated one-year of weekly calls from the AIDAprima. After a visit…
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One Ocean Expeditions Adds New Influencers Program

May 20, 2017
One Ocean Expeditions (OOE), which operates a pair of 120-passenger Russian expedition vessels, is…
Harmony at STX

Fincantieri Signs Purchase Agreement for STX France

May 19, 2017
Fincantieri has confirmed it has signed a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of 66.66…
MS Nordlys (Photo: Arne Skjelvik)

Hurtigruten in Legal Battle with Norwegian Ports for…

May 18, 2017
In Norway, Hurtigruten has an ongoing series of law suits against many of the ports it is calling…

10 Year Forecast: European Markets Up 60%

May 17, 2017
The European cruise capacity is slated to grow more than 60 percent over the next 10 years,…