Andy Stuart, President and CEO of Norwegian Cruise Line, welcomes passengers from St. Thomas aboard the Norwegian Sky as part of a rescue mission the cruise line operated to the island following the passage of Hurricane Irma. The line evacuated nearly 1,000 stranded visitors in St. Thomas.
Andy Stuart, President and CEO of Norwegian Cruise Line, welcomes passengers from St. Thomas aboard the Norwegian Sky as part of a rescue mission the cruise line operated to the island following the passage of Hurricane Irma. The line evacuated nearly 1,000 stranded visitors in St. Thomas. Norwegian Cruise Line
Andy Stuart, President and CEO of Norwegian Cruise Line, welcomes passengers from St. Thomas aboard the Norwegian Sky as part of a rescue mission the cruise line operated to the island following the passage of Hurricane Irma. The line evacuated nearly 1,000 stranded visitors in St. Thomas. Norwegian Cruise Line

Irma was the ‘most trying storm’ ever for cruise lines. How well did they respond?

September 28, 2017 01:25 PM

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