* Costa Enters a New Segment of the Market
Costa is a mass market cruise line. They are, however, creating a new type of cruising for themselves that was once the province of premium and luxury lines.
* Costa Concordia Remains Identified
One set of remains found aboard Costa Concordia after it was righted has been identified.
* Ready for Its Getaway
Meyer Werft said today that Norwegian Getaway would be floated out of their covered building dock in Papenburg (Germany) on Saturday, November 2 at approximately 10:30am (local time).
* New Hazzard from Lyubov Orlova
When last seen, the aging polar cruise ship Lyubov Orlova was floating in the North Atlantic. The ship broke free of its tow line as it was being towed from Canada to the Dominican Republic for scrapping last January. Now the Irish Coast Guard believes it's threatening Ireland because of an unusual biohazzard.
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