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[8 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]

 
Carnival Cruise Line, a unit of Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) and the world’s most popular cruise line, today announced it has signed an agreement with Shell NA LNG, LLC (Shell) to be its supplier of marine liquefied natural gas (LNG) to power North America’s first fully LNG-powered cruise ships. Under this framework agreement, Shell will supply Carnival Cruise Line with fuel for its two new LNG-powered ships expected to launch in 2020 and 2022 and to be homeported in North America.
As part of the agreement, the two ships, built with a next-generation …

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[4 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 15, 2011) — As the first steel plate was cut today marking the official start of construction of Princess Cruises’ next ship, the line unveiled the vessel’s profile, released preliminary details about some of its features, and revealed its name — Royal Princess. This will be the third time the name Royal Princess has been given to a Princess ship.Debuting in spring of 2013, the new 141,000-ton, 3,600-passenger Royal Princess is the first of two new-generation ships…
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[15 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 3, 2012) — Princess Cruises’ new blog, “Inspired to Cruise: A Year of Reasons to Get Away From the Everyday” has chronicled its first five reasons to cruise, offering readers a collection of intriguing passenger stories about what inspired them to vacation at sea. With tales of rekindling romance, spoiling grandchildren, getting away with a group of “princesses,” bonding with kids before they leave the nest, and finding a special way to enjoy an anniversary dance…
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[6 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

As part of a new multi-ship order announced today by Carnival Corporation & plc, Carnival Cruise Line is scheduled to take delivery of two new 180,000 gross-registered-ton cruise ships in 2020 and 2022 which will be the largest in the fleet of the world’s most popular cruise line. Both ships will be powered by Liquefied Natural Gas under Carnival Corp.’s exclusive “green cruising” design and will mark the first time an LNG-powered cruise ship is based in North America.
The two ships, with an approximate passenger capacity of 5,200 based on …

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[25 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (February 12, 2013) – Princess Cruises’ new blog, “Linked by the Sea” has chronicled its first five touching stories of people who made new connections on a cruise. Told by both passengers and crew members, the tales include meeting a perfect match, friends finding each other after more than 50 years apart, and a little boy named Dominic who cheered an entire ship’s crew with his enthusiasm.Each week the blog, found at LinkedByTheSea.com, will illustrate how a cruise not on…
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[15 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (March 17, 2013) – The first cruise ship to be based year round in San Francisco, Grand Princess, sailed through the Golden Gate for the first time yesterday. The city celebrated the Princess Cruises vessel’s arrival by declaring the day “Grand Princess Day.”  The ship departed from Pier 35 on a voyage to the Hawaiian Islands. The 2,600-passenger Grand Princess will be based at the Port of San Francisco through spring 2014, offering 37 roundtrip sailings to Alaska, Mexico, …
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[16 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

East Coast’s gets first electric cruise ship dock
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Luxury liners that dock in New York will soon be able to plug into the East Coast’s first electric ship terminal, city officials said on Thursday.
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[22 Mar 2011 | No Comment | ]

First wave of allied assault: 112 cruise missiles
WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. and British ships and submarines launched the first phase of a missile assault on Libyan air defenses, firing 112 Tomahawk cruise missiles Saturday at more than 20 coastal targets to clear the way for air patrols to ground Libya’s air force.
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[2 Oct 2010 | No Comment | ]

First Look at James McAvoy in ‘First Class’ and Tom Cruise in ‘Mission: Impossible 4’
McAvoy films his scene for the sci-fi under the rain in Oxford, England, while Cruise dons a Russian uniform when filming his part for the action movie in Prague, Czech Republic.
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[8 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

FESTIVAL/CRUISE: Telluride Blues Fest: First Annual Sunset Blues Concert
FREE CONCERT KICK-OFF ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16 FEATURING MATT SCHOFIELD AND THE GOLD KINGS The Telluride Blues and Brews Festival is delighted to announce the addition of a free concert to kick-off the weekend’s festivities. The Sunset Blues Concert, which will be held on Thursday, September 16, 2010, will feature British blues sensation, Matt Schofield, and hometown favorites, the Gold Kings…
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