U.S. Ambassador Tours New Lindblad Ship In Norway

Pictured above, left to right is Reed Ameel; 2nd left Ambassador Braithwaite, and far right is Captain Wood.

The U.S. Ambassador to Norway, Rear Admiral Kenneth J. Braithwaite toured Lindblad Expeditions’ first new polar build, National Geographic Endurance, under construction at the Ulstein Verft shipyard. Ambassador Braithwaite, along with representatives from the US Embassy in Oslo, joined Captain Aaron Wood, one of Lindblad’s polar captains set to helm the National Geographic Endurance, and Reed Ameel, New Build Site Manager for Lindblad Expeditions, according to a press release.

The ship will make her inaugural voyage on April 2, 2020 to Arctic Svalbard.

Video:

Cruise Industry News Email Alerts

 

Email Newsletter

Get the latest breaking cruise news. Sign up.

Cruise Ship Orderbook

113 Ships | 237,024 Berths | $65 Billion | View

New 2020 Expedition Report

Cruise Industry News Luxury Report

Highlights:

Booming Market

200 Pages

Full Intelligence

Capacity Metrics

2020-2027

All Players

Full Coverage

Order Today

USA River Cruise Report

River Cruise Report

Highlights:

Close to Home

New Ships

New Operators

Capacity Metrics

2020-2024

Full Coverage

Order Today