Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Micky Arison to Step Down as Carnival CEO

Carnival Corp. said Micky Arison will step down as chief executive officer after 34 years as the company splits the CEO and chairman roles.

June 25, 2013
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Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Carnival Declines Most in 16 Months on Lowered Forecast

The lower forecast demonstrates the continuing fallout from several incidents at sea involving ships operated by Miami-based Carnival that attracted news coverage.

May 21, 2013
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Thursday, April 11, 2013

Carnival Fascination Fails CDC Health Inspection

The PR nightmare for Carnival Cruise Lines continued Thursday when a report published by the cruise ship news website, CruiseCritic.com, said the Carnival Fascination failed a recent Centers for Disease...

April 11, 2013
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Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Carnival Triumph Breaks Loose from Dock in Mobile, One Shipyard Worker Missing [UPDATE]

Update: Exclusive new video of the Carnival Triumph adrift can be found HERE.  Update: The Carnival Triumph has been moved to the Alabama Cruise Terminal, the same spot where the more...

April 3, 2013
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Monday, March 25, 2013

Two Rescued With Help from Carnival Cruise Ship is the Best Carnival News We’ve Heard in a Long Time

With all the bad press Carnival has been receiving lately, we figured they could use some good PR for once. Over the weekend Carnival Cruise’s Carnival Breeze assisted the U.S....

March 25, 2013
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Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Carnival Cancels More Cruises as Fleet Review Moves Forward

Carnival Cruise Lines said Tuesday that it is moving forward with the first implementation phase of a fleetwide operational review in wake of the Carnival Triumph incident in the Gulf...

March 19, 2013
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Friday, March 15, 2013

Carnival Cuts Forecasts As Incidents Mount

By Phil Wahba March 15 (Reuters) – Cruise operator Carnival Corp, grappling with a series of recent headline-grabbing mishaps involving its ships, said on Friday it returned to profitability in...

March 15, 2013
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Thursday, March 14, 2013
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Carnival’s PR Nightmare Continues: Carnival Dream Stuck in Caribbean Port with Generator Issue

By Colleen Jenkins and Phil Wahba March 14 (Reuters) – A Carnival Cruise Lines ship with 5,600 passengers and crew was stuck at a Caribbean port with equipment trouble on...

March 14, 2013
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Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Carnival Puts Cruise Fleet Under Microscope After Triumph Fire

By Jane Sutton MIAMI BEACH, Fla., March 12 (Reuters) – Carnival Corp has launched a comprehensive review of its entire fleet after a fire crippled one of its ships last...

March 12, 2013
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Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Fuel Line Leak Eyed in Carnival Triumph Fire Investigation

By Kasia Klimasinska (Bloomberg) — The fire on Carnival Corp.’s cruise ship Triumph was caused by a leak in a fuel oil return line, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The U.S. investigation of the...

February 19, 2013
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Friday, February 15, 2013

Carnival Triumph Delivers Latest Black Eye to Cruise Ship Giant

By Margaret Newkirk and Christopher Palmeri Feb. 15 (Bloomberg) — Robin Burgess was enjoying the last full day of her cruise on Feb. 10 when she smelled smoke and saw...

February 15, 2013
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Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Tweet Puts Carnival Cruise Ship on High Alert

A tweet sent out by a fake twitter account meant to parody a Tennessee diet expert sparked fears of a possible bio-attack aboard a Carnival cruise ship over the weekend....

May 9, 2012
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Friday, March 9, 2012

Carnival First-Quarter Beats Expectations Despite Concordia Grounding But Outlook Weak

NEW YORK (Dow Jones) — Carnival Corp. (CCL) reported a better fiscal first quarter than expected despite the shipwreck of its Costa Concordia, and reassuring trends in other brands tempered...

March 9, 2012
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Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Not The First Time?: Infographic Shows Costa Concordia Made a Previous Pass Even Closer

We’ve already seen video of the Costa Concordia showing off near Giglio, now Lloyd’s List has put together this infographic showing a similar–and possibly approved– course the Costa Concordia took...

January 18, 2012
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Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Carnival announces newbuild hat trick – And you thought YOUR cruise was expensive?

Carnival’s newest ship, Carnival Breeze, is to debut in June 2012. Image courtesy Carnival Carnival Cruise Lines announced today that it will be building three new cruise ships for two...

August 3, 2011
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Friday, July 29, 2011

Not in the brochure: Carnival cruise ships collide in Key West [PHOTOS]

U.S. Coast Guard photo by Lt. Jeff Fry Two Carnival cruise ships were involved in a minor collision in the Port of Key West Tuesday morning causing only minor cosmetic...

July 29, 2011
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