The CDC is reportedly planning to nullify its mandate limiting all US cruises to under 7 days, as part of ongoing updates to the Conditional Sailing Order.
CDC updates Conditional Sailing Order yet again, relaxing mask and shore excursion rules
After creating an uproar in the North American cruise market over its near-impossible-to-enforce COVID-19 mitigation rules, the CDC has updated the Conditional Sailing Order again.
American cruise industry ramps up for US cruise restart following CDC update
The North American cruise industry is getting ready for a resumption of cruises from US ports following the CDC’s key updates to the Conditional Sailing Order. Signs of a potential US cruise […]
CDC provides five key updates on Conditional Sailing Order and potential July restart
The CDC has provided five key updates on its new guidance to cruise lines regarding the Conditional Sailing Order in a statement to Cruise Industry News. In its statement, the CDC said […]
US politicians send CDC letter urging agency to keep cruise sector closed
After US Senators Rick Scott, Marco Rubio and Dan Sullivan introduced the CRUISE Act to compel the CDC to resume US cruises, Congresswoman Doris Matsui and US Senator Richard Blumenthal have sent […]
US Senators introduce CRUISE Act to resume sailings from United States
Florida Senators Rick Scott and Marco Rubio, as well as Senator Dan Sullivan of Alaska, have introduced the CRUISE Act, which is aimed at revoking the CDC’s current Conditional Sailing Order.
CDC plans unchanged as pressure grows over ‘unworkable’ Conditional Sailing Order
The CEO of Royal Caribbean has called the Conditional Sailing Order unworkable, while the CEO of the Cruise Lines International Association has said it doesn’t reflect the advances being made in other […]
CDC issues travel advisory against US cruises after cancelling No Sail Order
In an apparent attempt to reach a compromise with US lawmakers, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued an advisory warning Americans against cruise travel, just days after rescinding […]
Carnival Corp may not resume US cruises until 2021 due to environmental offences
While Carnival Corporation’s European cruise brand AIDA Cruises has confirmed that it is returning to the Dubai cruise market for the coming 2020/21 season, the world’s largest cruise company may be banned […]
Growing optimism of resumption for US cruise industry following White House call
There’s growing optimism that cruises from the US may soon resume as momentum builds toward approval from authorities for a restart to the industry following a conference call between cruise line executives […]