Today (April 13, 2021), Senators Rick Scott (Florida), Dan Sullivan (Alaska) and Marco Rubio (Florida) introduced the Careful Resumption Under Improved Safety Enhancements (CRUISE) Act. This ACT would revoke the CDC’s current No Sail Order on cruises. Additionally, it would require the CDC to provide COVID-19 mitigation guidance for cruise lines to resume safe domestic operations. Congresswoman… Continue reading Careful Resumption Under Improved Safety Enhancements (CRUISE) Act Introduced in Washington DC to Resume Cruise Line Operations
These past few weeks have certainly generated encouragement for the cruise industry with the announcements of the progressive return to sailing from a variety of locations around the globe! In just a few short months, Royal Caribbean will begin setting sail from exciting new homeports in Israel, The Bahamas, Bermuda and Cyprus. These events are… Continue reading Royal Caribbean Extends Operational Pause through June 30, 2021 for Sailings out of the United States.
Today, in the following press release issued by CLIA, the organization called on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to lift the Framework for Conditional Sailing Order (CSO) and allow for the planning of a phased resumption of cruise operations from U.S. ports by the beginning of July. The early July timeframe is… Continue reading CLIA Asks the CDC to Lift the Conditional Sail Order to Allow Phased Restarting by July 1st