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Venezuelan patrol boat sinks following collision with RCGS Resolute

The 146-berth RCGS ResoluteA Venezuelan Coast Guard patrol boat capsized and sank following a collision with a Portuguese-flagged cruise ship in international waters in the early morning hours (local time) of Monday, March 30. The collision between the unnamed patrol boat and RCGS Resolute, a vessel owned by Canada-based One Ocean Expeditions, occurred around 13.3 nautical miles off Isla de Tortuga. (bairdmaritime.com)

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One Ocean Expeditions to Restructure

One Ocean Expeditions - OOE (Logo)ONE Ocean Expeditions (OOE) overnight advised customers it is set to be placed into administration and has confirmed its upcoming 17 Jan “Ultimate Antarctica” departure would not take place. The company has not operated any voyages since Oct 2019, with its RCGS Resolute impounded in Argentina over a payment dispute. (expeditioncruising.com)

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One Ocean In ‘Advanced Discussions’ with New Partner

One Ocean Expeditions - OOE (Logo)One Ocean Expeditions may be nearing a restructuring of its expedition cruise brand, according to a statement. “Our recent efforts at restructuring our business have been going well and we are in advanced discussions with a qualified potential partner to rebuild our business,” said Andrew Prossin, managing director, in a statement which also said the company’s next departure set for Nov. 21 has been cancelled. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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IAATO Distances Itself From One Ocean Expeditions

Int. Ass. Antarctica Tour Operators - IAATO (logo)One Ocean Expeditions - OOE (Logo)The International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators (IAATO) has essentially suspended One Ocean Expeditions’ (OOE) membership in the group, according to a statement sent to members and obtained by Cruise Industry News. One Ocean’s future continues to raise a question mark as departures are cancelled and the RCGS Resolute continues to sit in Buenos Aires. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

Passengers left in dark about refunds with troubled B.C. expedition cruise company

One Ocean Expeditions - OOE (Logo)Passengers who booked upcoming voyages with a troubled Squamish, B.C.-based expedition cruise company — including some who say they spent $30,000 US — worry their dream vacations are gone with their money. One Ocean Expeditions is facing a heap of problems, most recently with a cancelled cruise to Antarctica that stranded up to 140 guests in Argentina last week. (cbc.ca)

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