In what is being seen as another miss-step for the cruising industry, Royal Caribbean’s signature ship the Allure of the Seas reported a “small and short-lived engine fire,” a spokeswoman told CBS4 News partner The Miami Herald.
It’s not a great time to be a cruise line company if the latest financial report from Miami-based Royal Caribbean are any indication. Quarterly earnings were down a whopping 40% as bookings have been hurt by the Costa Concordia disaster, ship fires and strandings at sea.
Passengers aboard Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas encountered an unexpected surprise Wednesday.
Passengers were smiling with relief Sunday as their cruise ship, operated by a division of Miami’s Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, limped into a Malaysian port after fire heavily damaged an engine room. Nobody was hurt, but passengers broiled in without AC even after some power was restored.
A British passenger on the Royal Caribbean cruise ship the Allure of the Seas is missing after apparently going overboard.
A passenger aboard the Royal Caribbean ship Liberty of the Seas fell to her death early Monday morning, as the ship was just hours away from returning to Port Everglades. Investigators now believe the death was an accident.
A 20-year Brazilian citizen entered a not guilty plea at his arraignment Monday as he awaits trial for allegedly assaulting a teenage girl aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship.
The Costa Concordia disaster could cost hundreds of millions of dollars to Carnival Corporation and its insurers.
A 20-year Brazilian citizen will remain behind bars at Broward’s main jail after a judge rejected his plea to be released on bond as he awaits trial for allegedly assaulting a teenage girl aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship.
A 20-year Brazilian national is locked up in Broward’s main jail after he allegedly sexually assaulted a teen age girl aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship.