Carnival, Passengers In Court Over Ill-Fated Triumph TripLawyers for Miami-based Carnival Corp. are the defensive as they battle a suit brought by about three dozen passengers who sailed last year on the ill-fated Carnival Triumph cruise ship that drifted at sea for days.
Carnival Asks Court To Dismiss Lawsuits From Triumph PassengersCarnival Corporation is asking a court to dismiss lawsuits filed by passengers who suffered days of difficult conditions aboard the Triumph cruise ship earlier this year.
Carnival Promises $300 Million In Ship UpgradesAfter three of its ships developed serious problems mid-cruise since the beginning of the year, Carnival Cruise Lines has announced that they will spend $300 million to add emergency generators, upgrade fire safety and improve engine rooms on all of their ships.
More Trouble For Carnival's TriumphThe troubled Carnival Triumph cruise ship can't catch a break lately. Wednesday, the ship sustained damage when it broke loose from its dock.
Two Carnival Ships To Be Out Service Longer Than ExpectedA pair of Carnival Cruise Lines ships will be out of service longer than expected.
Carnival Posts 1st Quarter ProfitCarnival Corporation has dealt with problems on two ships this week and a major issue in February with the Triumph, but that hasn’t dampened the company’s profits in the fiscal first quarter.
Carnival Ship Stuck In St. MaartenMore problems for Miami-based Carnival Cruise Lines after another of the ships develops engine problems mid cruise.
Struggling Cruise Industry Banking On Hot TechnologyThe cruise industry has had to overcome several tough obstacles through the last year or so. From the capsizing of the ship in Italy, to the cripple Carnival Triumph, and ships continually plagued with the norovirus.
Carnival CEO Promises Changes In Wake Of Triumph FireThe state of the cruise industry and its future was the focus of a number panel discussions Tuesday on day two of the annual Cruise Shipping Miami conference on Miami Beach.
Couple Wants Class Action Status For Suit Against Carnival Cruise Line A couple who said they endured a week of misery on the Carnival Triumph after an engine fire left it disabled in the Gulf of Mexico are hoping to obtain class-action status for a lawsuit they've filed against Miami-based Carnival Cruise Lines.
Leak Caused Fire Which Disabled Carnival TriumphA leak in a fuel oil line caused the engine room fire which disabled the Carnival Triumph cruise ship in the Gulf of Mexico.
Coast Guard, NTSB Launch Investigation Into Carnival TriumphThe United States Coast Guard and the National Transportation Safety Board have opened an investigation into the engine fire that crippled the Carnival Triumph while it sailed in the Gulf of Mexico earlier this month.
Cruise Ship Contracts May Leave Passengers All WetIn the wake of the disastrous journey of the Carnival Triumph over the last week, many passengers are questioning exactly what their rights are when it comes to cruise vacations.
Carnival Passengers Trade Broken Down Ship For Stranded BusAlready having endured a multi-day nightmare at sea, the nightmare continued on land for some passengers, as at least one of the buses chartered by Carnival to take them to New Orleans broke down.
Coral Springs Woman Anxiously Awaits Family Aboard Carnival TriumphA South Florida woman was among the people waiting for their loved ones to reach land after being stranded at sea on a cruise ship for days.