Norwegian announces ‘Project Breakaway’ start date

Norwegian announced today that the steel cutting for the first ‘Project Breakaway’ ship will take place at Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany during the week of September 20, 2011. The keel is set to be laid  April 2012. This will be one of two new Freestyle Cruising ships that Norwegian will be launching. The ships will […]

Passenger who deployed cruise ship anchor pleads guilty

The man who dropped anchor on the ms Ryndam last November finally had his day in court  where he plead guilty. Not that he had much of a case. Video showed the drunken California resident Rick Ehlert, 45, breaking into the control room, putting on gloves, grabbing a wrench and deploying the ships anchor while […]

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