Oasis of the Seas Headed to the Big Apple

One of the world’s biggest cruise ships is headed to the Big Apple. Royal Caribbean announced Wednesday that its 225,282 GRT Oasis of the Seas will be calling Bayonne, New Jersey home during the 2020-2021 cruise season where it will embark on 7-night cruises from Cape Liberty to the Caribbean beginning in May 2020. Prior to its arrival, the ship will undergo a … [Read more...]

Ship Photos of the Day – World’s Three Biggest Cruise Ships Meet at Sea

The world's three biggest cruise ships, Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis-class ships Oasis of the Seas, Allure of the Seas and the new Harmony of the Seas, met at see for the first and possibly only time on Friday off the coast of Florida. The meet-up was organized to mark the arrival of Harmony of the Seas at its new homeport of Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, … [Read more...]

Passenger Falls Overboard from Oasis of the Seas in Bahamas

  The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a man who fell overboard from Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas Friday morning approximately 80 nautical miles northeast of Mayaguana, Bahamas. A shocking video posted online (the video has since been removed from Youtube) shows the moment the man fell into the water while the ship was underway. The video, which is … [Read more...]

VIDEO: The Azipods Used to Propel the World’s Largest Cruise Ships

Here's a look at the ABB Azipod's used to propel the newest and largest ships in Royal Caribbean's fleet and many other vessels - both cruise ships and others - around the world. On Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas, the world's largest cruise ships, the vessels are equipped with a tailor-made electrical propulsion system comprising three … [Read more...]