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Sitka Sound Cruise Terminal celebrates phase one dock expansion in partnership with Royal Caribbean Group

The Southeast Alaska community of Sitka today ((Aug. 17, 2021)) welcomed Ovation of the Seas, one of Royal Caribbean International’s most innovative ships, marking completion of the Sitka Sound Cruise Terminal dock expansion – phase one of a significant port development project set to position Sitka as a premier port of call for Alaska. (more…)

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Royal Caribbean Group Extends Suspension Of Certain Sailings While Continuing Its Measured Return Based On Science-backed Protocols

Royal Caribbean Group (logo)Royal Caribbean Group announced today that it is extending the suspension of some sailings, including all sailings from the United States until June 30, while continuing its measured return to service with more sailings scheduled from different regions around the world. (more…)

Royal Caribbean Group, In Collaboration With The University Of Nebraska Medical Center And The National Strategic Research Institute, Release Study On Cruise Ship HVAC System

Royal Caribbean Group (logo)Royal Caribbean Group, in collaboration with the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC), announced today (Feb. 26, 2021) the results of an independent study on the transmission of aerosol particles through a cruise ship’s heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system. (more…)

Royal Caribbean Group Enters Definitive Agreement to Sell its Azamara Brand to Sycamore Partners

Azamara PursuitRoyal Caribbean Group today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Azamara brand to Sycamore Partners, a private equity firm specializing in consumer, retail and distribution investments, in an all-cash carve-out transaction for $201 million, subject to certain adjustments and closing conditions. (more…)

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Royal Caribbean Group Extends Suspension of Cruising

Royal Caribbean Group (logo)“Our primary goal continues to be a healthy return to service for our guests, crew and the communities we visit. As we work with the CDC and others toward this shared goal, Royal Caribbean Group will be extending the suspension of sailings to include those departing on or before December 31, 2020, excluding sailings from Singapore.” (more…)

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Experts Recommend Heightened Protocols for the Healthy Return of Sailing (Royal Caribbean Group and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings)

Royal Caribbean Group (logo)Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings - NCLH (logo)New recommendations from a panel of globally recognized medical and scientific experts say that by relentlessly focusing on prevention and other measures – including the testing of guests and crew members – public health risks associated with the pandemic can be mitigated in a cruise ship environment. (more…)

Royal Caribbean Group Evaluating Ship Sales

Royal Caribbean Group (logo)Will Royal Caribbean Group sell or retire more cruise ships? The company is evaluating all options according to Jason Liberty, executive vice president and chief financial officer, speaking on Royal Caribbean’s second quarter earnings call on Monday. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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