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Meyer Werft hands over Iona to P&O Cruises

Iona - P&O Cruises (Courtesy Meyer Werft, October 2020)With the delivery of the Iona to the British shipping company P&O Cruises, MEYER WERFT handed over an additional cruise ship on Friday. With the delivery, the new flagship of the cruise line will be integrated into the P&O Cruises fleet in order to be ready for service when the Biritsh cruise industry starts up again. (more…)

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P&O Updates Newbuild Delivery Schedule

Iona -  P&O CruisesP&O Cruises has announced that it plans to take delivery of Iona before the autumn and that following discussions with the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg Germany, Iona’s as yet unnamed sister ship will be delivered in December 2022, according to a press release. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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P&O Cruises Reveals Maiden Voyage of New Ship Iona Will be Delayed

Iona -  P&O CruisesP&O Cruises has today revealed that new ship Iona — the largest ever built for the UK market — will be delayed with the maiden voyage postponed due to the global coronavirus pandemic. P&O Cruises’ President, Paul Ludlow, made the announcement as work slows down on the 5,200 vessel at the at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Germany, where the final stages of the ship’s build is taking place. (cruisecritic.co.uk)

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Meyer Werft suspends work on Iona

New Britisch P&O Cruises Cruiseschip IONA on the Eems to Eemshaven (AgriCultureVideo’s ACV)

Meyer Werft, the German cruise ship builder, said it has suspended work on P&O Cruises’ newbuilding Iona and the ship has been docked in Bremerhaven for the time being. (cruisebusiness.com)

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Video: Conveyance of the P&O Iona

New Britisch P&O Cruises Cruiseschip IONA on the Eems to Eemshaven (AgriCultureVideo’s ACV)

The P&O Iona has left the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, traveling backwards down the Ems River. The ship has a rating of 184,000 GRT and measures 344,5 m in length and 4 m in width, with capacity for 5,200 passengers. (more…)

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Iona leaves Papenburg on Wednesday

Papenburger Meyer Werft schickt 50. Kreuzfahrtschiff IONA am Abend in die Emspassage richtung Emden (NonstopNews Leer)

The new cruise ship for British P&O Cruises, Iona, will probably leave Papenburg on Wednesday, March 18 2020 to be conveyed on the river Ems to Eemshaven (NL). The ship is planned to arrive in Eemshaven on Thursday evening. (more…)

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P&O Reveals Aerial Entertainment Shows for Iona

P&O Cruises (Logo) P&O Cruises today announced three new aerial shows for Iona’s maiden season. The three new shows planned for Iona’s maiden season are entitled Rise, Triboo and Dream. Iona’s design, featuring a two-deck glass SkyDome, designed to bring the outside in, has been the inspiration for Rise and Triboo with the shows created to reflect their performance environment which provides panoramic views of sea and sky. (cruiseindustrynews.com)

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British Cruise Ship Arcadia arrives in Australia

Arcadia - P&O CruisesAs P&O Cruises’ Arcadia was sailing from the UK to Australia on her current world voyage, onboard news services were dominated by Australia’s summer bushfire emergency. Captain Ashley Cook and the ship’s Chief Engineer, Chris Greatorex, decided something must be done to support the volunteer firefighters risking their own lives to save others and protect wildlife and property. (etbtravelnews.global)

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Four Carnival Corporation Brands Will Launch New Cruise Ships in 2020

Carnival Corporation & plc  (logo)Carnival Corporation & plc announced it will launch four new cruise ships in 2020 across four of its global cruise line brands – Iona for P&O Cruises UK, Britain’s favorite cruise line; Enchanted Princess for Princess Cruises, the fastest growing international premium cruise line; Mardi Gras for Carnival Cruise Line, America’s cruise line; and Costa Firenze for Italian brand Costa Cruises. (more…)

Cruise ship Ventura suffered engines failure, towed back to port

Ventura - P&OCruise ship VENTURA was disabled and started to drift at around 2030 UTC Dec 7, shortly after leaving Santa Cruz De Tenerife, Canary Islands, during her 12-day cruise which started at Southampton. The ship requested assistance, she was taken n tow at around 0120 UTC Dec 8 and towed back to Santa Cruz. (maritimebulletin.net)

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