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BY THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE 2019-09-05 After an extensive dive search, the remains of 33 out of 34 missing individuals from the dive boat Conception have been recovered, and officials are using DNA analysis to determine the identities of the victims. An investigation into the cause of the...

BY THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE 2019-09-05 17:00:44 The residential cruise ship The World is preparing to transit the Northwest Passage this summer, and as a precautionary measure, her crewmembers have practiced the use of a newly designed magnetic patch system to seal holes from contact with drift ice. 
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September 03, 2019 SHARED FROM CRUISE INDUSTRY NEWS Passengers from the expedition vessel Malmo were airlifted by helicopter today in Northeastern Svalbard where the vessel is reportedly stuck in ice that is moving it towards shallow water that could lead to a grounding, according...
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By RICHARD TRIBOUORLANDO SENTINEL |SEP 02, 2019 | 10:48 AM The view from aboard the Fantasy at Disney's Castaway Cay in the Bahamas, early Tuesday, March 27, 2012. (JOE BURBANK, ORLANDO SENTINEL)
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Aug 15, 2019 By Emrys Thakkar Carnival Cruise Line has decided to take the SkyRide feature out of service so that safety enhancements can be made. SkyRide Closed on Two Carnival Cruise Ships Carnival Cruise Line has...
How are urgent medical concerns handled at sea?
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A widespread outbreak of Legionnaires' disease has killed one person and sickened possibly dozens of others who were all guests at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel. The hotel evacuated all its guests on July 15 and remains closed as of press time.  Public health officials...

BY THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE 2019-08-07 17:06:39 The UK's Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) says that its simple survival advice for cold water immersion is already helping to keep people alive. The message - broadcast via a social media...
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DESTINATION & TOURISM DONALD WOOD  JULY 30, 2019 Sea wave during storm. (photo via andrej67 / iStock / Getty Images Plus) Update: July 31, 2019 at 11:55 a.m. ET While officials continue to...
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Angie Giroux  July 29, 2019  Smart Brief Getty Images Nothing is more important than safety when traveling in unfamiliar surroundings. Knowing where to stay, the contents of food and...
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By David Aaro | Fox News Passengers aboard a P&O Britannia cruise ship purportedly used furniture and weapons after a brawl broke out on the last day of a week-long trip to Norway's fjords. According to...