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Dodging cruise ships in the Caribbean [23.05.2015]

Tranquil bays, untrammeled forests and beaches where my footprints are the first of the day. The Caribbean I treasure is one of solitude and escape. So it stands to reason that the top cruise-ship ports should be the last place for a quiet-seeking ...

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News: Feadship Delivers 101M "Symphony" [23.05.2015]

Currently ex. hull 808 represents the largest build by Feadship at 101.5-meters, marginally replacing the 99-meter "Madame GU". As expected, Symphony boasts a number of luxurious features onboard. For convenience, this yacht has a helipad located on ...

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Cunard cruise liner QE2 'left to rot' after being sold to Dubai [23.05.2015]

“The QE2 had character, unlike many modern cruise ships which are like a floating block of flats. “Unless something is done soon, she will end up being scrapped which would be a terrible waste of such an iconic ship.” The Queen launched the QE2 in 1967.

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Last cruise ship turned away [24.05.2015]

The last cruise ship of the season was turned away from port today because of high winds. The Insignia was due to arrive at the Port of Tauranga today, the last of 84 cruise ships to visit Tauranga in the 2014/15 season. Insignia can carry up to 684 ...

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Devon-built luxury super yacht makes first ocean appearance [24.05.2015]

One of the biggest and most expensive super yachts to be built in the Westcountry has left the build shed for the final stages of her fit-out. The Princess 40M super yacht has been built by luxury yacht manufacturers Princess Yachts International at ...

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Inquest to open into drowning death of British crewman who fell from £65m ... [24.05.2015]

An inquest is to open into the drowning of a young deckhand who plunged to his death from a £65million superyacht. Michael Hanlon, known to friends as Milo, was 22 when he died at Port Vauban in Antibes in April 2013. He had been working on board ...

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Mergers likely to benefit state-owned shipbuilders, construction contractors [24.05.2015]

State-owned companies urged by Beijing to increase international competitiveness are the most likely to be consolidated, and there are plausible mergers in the shipbuilding and construction industries, analysts say. Market expectations have been ...

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10 Colebrook area locals safe after cruise ship ran aground [24.05.2015]

10 Colebrook area locals safe after cruise ship ran aground. Source: http://www.colebrookchronicle.com/May222015.pdf. What many may not have known is that at least 10 residents of Colebrook were on that ship enjoying a week's vacation together.

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The Week In Data: Cruise Ships, Road Trips And Baseball [24.05.2015]

Welcome to the wonderful world of cruise ship health and safety data, beautifully laid out by ProPublica's Lena Groeger. [ProPublica]. PJ-CB756B_LITTL_9U_20150519170608. Even if you build it, maybe they won't come: Is America's past time past its time?

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News: Bilgin Yachts Launch Second Classic 160' [24.05.2015]

Turkey-based builder Bilgin Yachts recently launched the second hull in their Classic 160-foot Gentleman's class. The new yacht, still unnamed at this point, was launched earlier this month on May 4th and has been in the water a while now. Cast your ...

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Crewman evacuated from cruise ship [24.05.2015]

A crewman aboard a cruise liner moored in Tobermory Bay was airlifted to hospital this evening. A spokesman for Stornoway Coastguard said they sent Tobermory Lifeboat to get the man from the Azores at 6.07pm. He was taken to the shore at Tobermory ...

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Witnesses to Gem Drowning: "NCL Screwed Up" [24.05.2015]

Earlier this week, a 10 year old child drowned in a crowded swimming pool on NCL's Norwegian Gem. It's the seventh time that a child has drowned, or nearly-downed, on a cruise ship in just twp years. The incidents occurred on cruise ships operated by ...

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Cruise ship brings 6000 tourists to Aqaba [25.05.2015]

AMMAN, Jordan — An international cruise ship that docked in Aqaba last Thursday introduced the “golden triangle of tourism” — Aqaba, Petra and Wadi Rum — to a new group of tourists, a commissioner at the Aqaba Special Economic Zone Authority ...

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NICE downgrade shipbuilding companies' credit ratings including Hyundai ... [24.05.2015]

The National Information & Credit Evaluation (NICE) has unanimously downgraded the credit ratings of three subsidiaries of Hyundai Heavy Industries including its shipbuilders and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering. On May 21, NICE credit ratings ...

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QE2 cruise ship "left to rot" after being sold to Dubai [24.05.2015]

In November last year, new images emerged of the cruise ship "rotting away" in Port Rashid. According to Arabian Business, fans contacted the news agency to send photos of staff members barbequing a pig on QE2's outside deck. Former engineer on the ...

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Airborne Norovirus [22.05.2015]

Cruise Ship Norovirus Earlier this month, we reported that researchers in Canada concluded that norovirus can spread by air, according to a publication in the highly respected Clinical Infectious Diseases. Eight doctors participated in a study of ...

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Defence minister backs Aussie shipbuilders [23.05.2015]

The federal government doesn't want to see the naval shipbuilding industry die, Federal Defence Minister Kevin Andrews says. At the launch of HMAS Hobart, the first of the navy's three new air warfare destroyers, in Adelaide, Mr Andrews said the ...

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Cruise ship passengers return to Hub after Bermuda mishap [22.05.2015]

The cruise ship that struck a reef near Bermuda earlier this week during a seven-day roundtrip from Boston has made its return to the Black Falcon Terminal, and Massachusetts residents who were on board are commending the ship's captain and crew for ...

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Defence minister backs Australian shipbuilders [22.05.2015]

The federal government doesn't want to see the naval shipbuilding industry die, Federal Defence Minister Kevin Andrews says. At the launch of HMAS Hobart, the first of the navy's three new air warfare destroyers, in Adelaide, Mr Andrews said the ...

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Pro Publica reports on cruise ship crime [23.05.2015]

For the past several years I have been highlighting where travelers can find safety information and inspection reports on cruise ships. The last time was in my column published Jan. 10. Now, the fine journalists at Pro Publica have gone one better with ...

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