Monday, August 17, 2015
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Interesting

Search Abandoned After Queen Mary 2 Crew Member Goes Overboard

  A search was launched and later suspended this weekend for a crewmember of Curnard’s Queen Mary 2 cruise liner who fell overboard Saturday off the coast of Newfoundland and Labrador.  Canada’s Joint...

August 17, 2015
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Tuesday, May 26, 2015
News

Ship Photos of the Day – ‘Three Queens’ Hit Up Liverpool

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mary 2 and Queen Victoria meet in the company’s “spiritual home” in Liverpool for the very first time as part of the company’s 175th Anniversary celebrations,...

May 26, 2015
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Thursday, April 2, 2015
News

Cunard Passenger Killed in Boarding Accident

A passenger aboard Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth cruise has died following an accident while boarding the ship from a tender. The ship was in the Sihanoukville, Cambodia when the accident occurred...

April 2, 2015
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Monday, February 17, 2014
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Engineering News

Dr. Stephen Payne – Designing a Liner, Not a Cruise Ship

On the occasion of the Queen Mary 2’s 10th anniversary of her delivery from STX Europe, CUNARD Line’s Chief Naval Architect Dr. Stephen Payne, OBE narrates an inside look at her...

February 17, 2014
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Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Blog

Another Death on Infamous Queen Mary

A woman has plunged to her death on the RMS Queen Mary, the legendary (and haunted) ocean liner permanently docked in Long Beach.  The accident happened at approximately 8:00 pm...

December 6, 2011
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Monday, September 26, 2011
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Cunard Lines Considers Reflag Of Its Ships, But Not For The Reasons You Think…

Unlike most domestic flags, the British-owned and British-flagged fleet of ships has grown since 2000 when the government replaced corporate tax, one that taxed ship owners according to the size...

September 26, 2011
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Thursday, November 13, 2008
Uncategorized

Despite Valiant Efforts, QE2 Sets Sail For Dubai

Maritime Journal Online writes of the QE2 entering port early Tuesday morning: On its way into its home port at Southampton the ship ran hard aground on a sandbank at...

November 13, 2008
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Friday, October 17, 2008
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Q.E. 2 Makes Her Final Visit to New York

(Image Courtesy of New York Times) After 40 year’s in service, the famed Q.E. 2 arrived at Pier 90 early this morning for its 710th and final visit to New...

October 17, 2008
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Saturday, February 23, 2008
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Notable Captains: Paul Wright, Master Of Cunard’s Queen Victoria

Captain Paul Wright, a Cornishman, is a kind of latter day Henry VIII – a master and commander who moves from one queen to the next in quick succession. He...

February 23, 2008
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