Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Media Stories about Fire Confuse Cruise Ship and Ferry

Many general news media outlets were this morning reporting that a cruise ship was afire and being evacuated off the coast of Puerto Rico. It wasn't a cruise ship. It was a Panamanian-registered ferry named Caribbean Fantasy carrying 512 passengers, cargo and a crew of 26.

Details appeared in the August 17 edition of Cruise News Daily.