BREAKING: Splendor Delayed even further [FEB 20th]

Martin Cox over at Maritime Matters, announced that the damage was worse than originally thought to the ship that caught fire off of Baja Mexico. The Carnival Splendor will now be ready by February 20th, 2011. ...

BREAKING: Carnival Splendor Taken Out of Service Till Jan. 16

I promised no more Splendor drama, but this is BIG news. The ship will be laid up until the next year, while they investigate, repair, and then inspect the damage done below the waterline. The original plan called for her to miss the cruise she would be on now...

Splendor Recap

I promise this will be the last post about the Splendor fire. Some reactions from various passengers and so called experts were too funny to pass up. Take this one for instance: Carnival Cruise Lines Insider i...

Splendor Arrive[d] Shortly

With the assistance of 4 tugs, she is now moored alongside San Diego. ______ Splendor is st passing the jetty and should be docked shortly. I am having an awfully hard time finding a webcam that works. This po...

LIVE Video of Splendor Arriving

CNN (Make sure to unblock the popup) CNN has a live video of the Splendor.She should be docked early afternoon in San Diego.UPDATE: And CNN took it down. I'll see if I can dig up another feed....

Carnival Splendor Fire Update [Wednesday PM]

The Splendor is now slowly making her way back to San Diego. Projected ETA is tomorrow at around noon. We are now getting the first reports from the ship as she cruises into cell coverage. Passengers are ...

Splendor Still Stuck as One Tug Leaves

The drama keeps unfolding. Cruise Industry News is reporting that one of the two tugs assigned to towing the cripples 113,00 grt vessel, has to return to port. The website is saying that it was too underpowered...

Splendor to San Diego

Splendor will be towed to San Diego for an arrival tomorrow, Thursday. Reports are that passengers are just starting to get intermittent cell service now. ...