Royal Caribbean Reveals Cost of Oasis of the Seas Drydock Accident

Royal Caribbean Cruises revealed this week that last month's mishap involving the Oasis of the Seas at the Grand Bahama Shipyard will likely cost shareholders $0.25 per share in adjusted earnings. The cruise giant on Wednesday reported record earnings in the first quarter of 2019 and updated its full year Adjusted EPS guidance to a range of $9.65 to $9.85 per share. The … [Read more...]

Oasis of the Seas Involved in Dry Dock Accident at Grand Bahama Shipyard

A large crane collapsed onto the deck of one of the world's largest cruise ships as it was undergoing repairs in a floating dry dock at the Grand Bahama Shipyard on Monday, resulting in injuries and damage.  According to reports, Royal Caribbean's 225,000-tonne Oasis of the Seas was in the shipyard's Dry Dock No. 2 when the accident occurred, leaving at least one large … [Read more...]

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...]