Tagged: Cruise & Maritime Voyages

Ambassador Cruise Line: In With the New

A new cruise line with a host of familiar faces in management is what Ambassador Cruise Line brings to the British cruise market. Former executives of Cruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV), a cruise line that went into administration nearly a year ago, have teamed up to launch a new brand with a ship that was once meant to start sailing for CMV. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Astor Beached, To Be Scrapped

The 21,000grt Astor - Cruise and Maritime VoyagesThe Astor will be scrapped after being essentially beached in Turkey on Monday. The former Cruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV) vessel sold at auction to a scrap broker in October for just $1.7 million. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Pacific Aria Sold; Leaving P&O Australia Fleet

The Pacific AriaP&O Cruises Australia has announced the Pacific Aria has officially been sold, and will leave the fleet immediately, as opposed to her scheduled departure early next year. The ship was poised to go to Cruise & Maritime Voyages, but following the collapse of the British brand, Carnival Corporation has found a new buyer for the 1994-built ship. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Puerto Peñasco cruise won’t return anytime soon. Here’s what we know about the situation

Puerto Peñasco’s dream to have a cruise line regularly sailing out of its port has hit rough waters. The company that took the risk to launch that first cruise earlier this year has declared bankruptcy. Cruise and Maritime Voyages posted on its website that it has filed for administration —or bankruptcy — in the United Kingdom. (eu.azcentral.com)

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British Authorities Detain CMV Ships

CMV - Cruise and Maritime Voyages (Logo)The British Maritime and Coast Guard Agency has detained a number of Cruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV) ships that are currently laid up in London Tilbury and Bristol Avonmouth following an inspection earlier in the week. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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Cruise & Maritime Voyages is celebrating Amy’s 90th Solo Flight Anniversary

Cruise & Maritime Voyages is celebrating the 90th Anniversary of Amy Johnson’s famous solo record-breaking flight from London to Darwin, Australia which departed from the former London Airport in Croydon 5 May 1930. CMV’s new flagship is to be named Amy Johnson after the pioneering female aviator and joins the fleet in April 2021. (more…)

CMV’s new ship Amy Johnson ready for take off

Pacific Dawn  sporting her new livery and house colours as Amy Johnson for 2021 (Cruise and Maritime Voyages, 28th November 2019)“We are today delighted to announce the Maiden Voyage of our latest ship Amy Johnson. Following delivery and a refurbishment programme, Amy Johnson sails from Singapore Thursday 15 April 2021 on a 43-night cruise through Asia, the Middle East, transiting the Suez Canal, before visiting exciting ports in Europe on the way to London Tilbury”. (more…)

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Cruise & Maritime Voyages welcomes Vasco da Gama to Fremantle

Vasco da GamaCruise & Maritime Voyages (CMV) is delighted to introduce Vasco da Gama to Fremantle for the first time as part of her inaugural Australasian season. Vasco da Gama will homeport in Fremantle from today (Jan.13), taking guests around Western Australia and up to Asia throughout January and into February. (asia.etbtravelnews.global)

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Rocky Point (Puerto Peñasco) Sees Its First Cruise Ship Set Sail

Astoria  (Photo Courtesy Cruise & Maritime Voyages)After much anticipation and planning, the first cruise liner departed Thursday, Jan. 9, from Puerto Peñasco, Mexico, commonly known in the United States as Rocky Point. The Astoria Cruise Liner, owned and operated by Cruise and Maritime Voyages, is currently sailing around the Sea of Cortez and returning back to Rocky Point Jan. 20. (news.citysuntimes.com)

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New exciting itineraries in 2021 for Marco Polo

Marco Polo - Photo M. Sudders“We are introducing a number of revised itineraries in 2021 for our classic and elegant liner Marco Polo following passenger concerns over visiting Hong Kong. The current situation in Hong Kong has adversely affected sales of the 110 night Oriental Odyssey Cruise and two shorter Hong Kong fly cruise sectors where we had planned to fill half of the ship’s capacity”, CMV announced. (more…)

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CMV Expands Sales Team in North America

CMV - Cruise and Maritime Voyages (Logo)Cruise and Maritime Voyages announced the expansion of its sales team with appointment of travel industry sales specialist Roz Young to the post of business development manager for Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah. “We are fortunate to have someone of Roz’s caliber in this key role,” said John Dennis, Vice President, Sale & Marketing for Cruise & Maritime Voyages USA. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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