[Friday Update] Carnival Liberty Evacuated in St. Thomas

Friday: 10:17 am:The Carnival Liberty is safely berthed in her homeport of San Juan. She will be there until her scheduled departure Sunday afternoon. That should just about do it from this quasi-Liveblog. Tha...

Freedom of the Seas Has Small Fire in Falmouth Jamaica

via instagram user beautymayhem15UPDATE 12:12pm: According to a statment from Royal Caribbean: "#FreedomoftheSeas is alongside in Falmouth, Jamaica, as scheduled, and all systems are functioning. All guests onboard #FreedomoftheSeas have been accounted fo...
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[UPDATE] Three Crew Members Die Fighting Shipboard Fire

http://i.imgur.com/SEJL9qz.jpgSt Lucia News Online is reporting that the 3 crewmembers that were rushed ashore after battling a fire onboard the Insignia this morning, passed away. An additional crew member...
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Fire Damages Partially Completed Ship at Meyer Werft

UPDATE VI: CruiseCritic is reporting that it was the Quantum of the Seas that it was on. This seems to be the final word on the matter. There latest story is here.UPDATE V: ...And it was pulled again. Cruis...
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[VIDEO] Ocean Countess Fire

 Majestic International’s Ocean Countess caught fire over the weekend. Initial reports had her in a shipyard just north of Athens, Greece when the fire started. There were only five crew onboard wh...

Update on Grandeur of the Seas Fire

During yesterday’s congressional hearing, US Coast Guard Rear Admiral Joseph Servidio testified regarding the Grandeur of the Seas fire back in May. While still no cause was given, he was able to elaborate as...

Pullmantur’s Zenith Towed to Venice After Engine Room Fire

At 4 in the morning, whats being called an electrical panel caught fire in the engine room and/or control room. Details are scarce as all original reports are in Spanish and I’m using rough translations of them. The fire knocked out the power and propulsion o...

Fire on German Ship in Shipyard

While undergoing a routine drydock in Bremerhaven, Germany, Hapag Lloyd cruises MS Hanseatic suffered an engine room fire. The fire was severe enough that more reparis will be needed. As a result, Hapag Lloyd w...