UPDATE 2: Explorer is now docked back in Cape Liberty.

UPDATE: The Explorer of the Seas will arrive in New Jersey this afternoon. Shes currently 10nm off the coast of Long Branch, NJ.

Originally Published on: Jan 29, 2014 @ 8:25

Royal Caribbean has announced that passengers will receive 50% refund, in the form of Onboard Credit, and a 50% off voucher for a future cruise. Passengers who were confirmed sick will receive an additional unknown compensation.

The numbers of ill also have decreased and are well below 600 now.

The ship is scheduled to arrive back at Cape Liberty Cruise Port in New Jersey today.

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