Monday, September 8, 2014

Cruise News Daily Headlines for September 8, 2014

* Ladies, Start Your Engines
The day that a cruise ship starts its engines for the first time in the yard is a big deal because they generate the electricity for the ship so from that time on, they are seldom ever all completely shut down.
   Today was that day for the 141,000-ton Britannia, the largest ship ever built for the British market. Photos

* Other Things You’ll Want to Know
CND subscribers also read about a Princess bus overturning ... earning more than $3,300 per minute ... and Australia exploding.

The complete articles appeared in the e-mail edition of Cruise News Daily delivered to our subscribers.

Carnival chairman Micky Arison and P&O's David Dingle tour Britannia at the Fincantieri
yard in Monfalcone

Photo courtesy of P&O Cruises. All rights reserved. May not be copied or used without permission.