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Countdown Begins for the Norwegian Spirit Arrival in Australia

Jun 22, 2022

Today marks six months until the arrival of the Norwegian Spirit in Australia, only after a $ 144 million renovation, making it the most expensive in the Norwegian Cruise Line’s history.

Report from Norwegian Escape crew member: We are tired of extended contracts

Jun 15, 2022

I’m a crew member currently here onboard Norwegian Escape. 

We have a situation here that most of the crew members are being extended without our consent. 

NCL Cancels Norwegian Escape Voyages in September

Jun 11, 2022

Norwegian Cruise Line canceled four voyages on the Norwegian Escape because the ship is going through an unplanned dry dock in September.

According to the letter sent to passengers and travel agents, the ship built in 2015 will be out of use for more than a month due to the obligatory visit to the shipyard.

NCL cancels Norwegian Sun winter cruises in Asia

Jun 09, 2022

Norwegian Cruise Line canceled the winter in Asia season of the Norwegian Sun, and the ship will be deployed to the  the Canary Islands 

Norwegian Cruise Line released the following announcement regarding the cancelations in Asia.

Frank Del Rio Thanks All NCLH Team Members For The Great Cruise Comeback

Jun 06, 2022

With the restart of the final ship Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings marked the most important milestone of the Great Cruise Comeback.  The return to service of Norwegian Spirit, the last ship to welcome back guests on board of the entire 28 ship fleet of NCL, Regent Seven Seas, and Oceania Cruises is a major milestone and commitment to cruising.

Tropical Cyclone One Impacts Norwegian Pearl Itinerary to Bermuda

Jun 04, 2022

Norwegian Cruise Line is closely monitoring the development and the path of the system – referred to as “Tropical Cyclone One” which is forecasted to impact Bermuda on June 6. The cruise line is modifying the itinerary of the Norwegian Pearl and the ship will spend day at sea, instead at Kings Wharf.

Small Fire Breaks Out On The Norwegian Escape

May 13, 2022

A small fire broke out in the engine room technical area on the Norwegian Cruise Lines’ ship Norwegian Escape yesterday morning, after the vessel departed from Civitavecchia on a 10-day round-trip to Greek Isles and Italy. 

Code Bravo was sounded on the ship's PA system and the firefighting teams were quickly dispatched to the affected area. 

Kelly Clarkson to Perform on Norwegian Prima Award Ceremony in Galveston

May 09, 2022

Norwegian Prima will host Grammy Award-winning artist Kelly Clarkson.

NCL cancels the first voyage of the Norwegian Prima

Apr 28, 2022

Norwegian Cruise Line has canceled the first voyage of the Norwegian Prima from Amsterdam, due to challenges in the supply chain. The ship of the new class was supposed to leave Amsterdam on August 17, 2022.

NCLH commits to net zero by 2050

Apr 27, 2022

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has committed to striving for net-zero emissions to all its operations and value chain by the year 2050. NCLH operates the Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises brands, which have a combined fleet of 28 ships.