Royal Caribbean Cancels Sailings Following Grandeur of The Seas Fire

Royal Caribbean announced Wednesday the cancelation of the Grandeur of The Seas next 6 sailings following a fire early Monday morning. As gCaptain reported earlier, a fire broke out on the ship's aft mooring deck at around 0250 Monday morning while sailing about 35 nautical miles northwest of West End, Bahamas. Crews extinguished the fire about two hours later but photos … [Read more...]

SPOTD: Royal Caribbean’s Grandeur of the Seas Catches on Fire

Damage on the Royal Caribbean ship Grandeur of the Seas is pictured as the ship is docked in Freeport, Bahamas on Sunday, 27 May 2013. A fire broke out on the ship's aft mooring deck at around 0250 on Monday morning and was finally extinguished at 0458 EST.  All 2,224 passengers and 796 crew members are safe and accounted for, according to a statement by Royal … [Read more...]