New ship after new ship, and now a very diversified product pyramid from budget to luxury has seen the German cruise market reach new heights, with AIDA and TUI continuing their aggressive growth outlooks. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
AIDA Cruises has presented the “Tour Operator Service Award” for the second time. The cruise company asked its guests as part of a large-scale survey which excursions in the 2018/19 winter season had been their favorites.
Today Portland Port again welcomed one of the AIDA family. On her inaugural visit to the Port we welcomed AIDAura. Launched in 2003 AIDAura is one of the smallest of the AIDA cruise vessels, the 42,289-ton, 1300 -passenger cruise ship AIDAura was the third vessel to join the AIDA fleet.
On Thursday, May 9, 2019, Captain Boris Becker welcomed numerous representatives from politics, port-related businesses and tourism aboard AIDAnova in Marseille for the traditional plaque exchange for the world’s first LNG cruise ship at a French port.
Following the huge success of past world cruises, AIDA is now launching its fourth world cruise. The highlights on this 117-day XXL adventure are wonderful, distant destinations such as Tierra del Fuego and Cape Horn, Sydney and the Australian island of Tasmania, Mauritius and Cape Town. Bookings open on Thursday, March 21, 2019.
On February 22, 2019, bookings open for AIDA cruises in summer 2020 and winter 2020/2021. The new AIDA catalog “My hotel shows me the world” gives an overview of the diverse routes the 14 AIDA ships are traveling from March 2020 to April 2021.
With a new reality docu-series to go live on Instagram and YouTube in the summer of 2019, AIDA Cruises wants to give those interested in starting a new career with Germany’s leading cruise line an authentic look at life and work on board a cruise ship and to present diverse career opportunities.
On the occasion of the launch of the premiere season of the world’s first LNG cruise ship AIDAnova, the two sister ships were sent off last (19 Dec.) night from Santa Cruz de Tenerife with a festive fireworks display.
Triple premiere in Santa Cruz de Tenerife: AIDA Cruises welcomes the first Christmas cruise guests on board. With the maiden call of the world’s first LNG cruise ship, the Carnival group takes over operations of the new cruise terminal in Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
Today, December 12, 2018, in Bremerhaven, MEYER WERFT from Papenburg handed over the world’s first LNG (liquid natural gas) cruise ship to AIDA Cruises (Rostock). The largest cruise ship ever built in Germany will be setting new standards in terms of environmental compatibility with its innovative LNG technology.
Last-minute cancellations of booked cruises for December on AIDAnova, the first liquefied natural gas (LNG) operated cruise ship in the world until December 19, left thousands of passengers frustrated and angry. (eturbonews.com)