Allan E. Jordan

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Allan E. Jordan is a regular contributor to The Maritime Executive Magazine's online and print editions.

In Memoriam: Knut Utstein Kloster - Pioneer of Modern Cruising

Knut Utstein Kloster, one of the true pioneers of the modern cruise industry, passed away on September 20, 2020 at the age of 91....

COVID-19 Cases Rise on One Cruise Ship While Others Test Negative

The cruise industry is continuing to respond to and learn from the recent COVID-19 incidents. While the number of the cases associ...

Sovereign, the World's First Mega Cruise Ship, Arrives at Scrapyard

Just a month after Spain’s Pullmantur Cruises announced its insolvency, two of its cruise ships have arrived at the scrapyar...

Cruising Returns With A New Domestic Focus

Several cruise lines are finding innovative ways to resume operations despite the continuing restrictions on international travel...

Ports Planning to Deny Cruise Ships' Return

While many countries are taking the first steps to loosen restrictions put in place due to the spread of the novel coronavirus, fe...

First Steps Taken for Return to Cruising

Carnival Cruise Line today became the first of the major cruise lines to release details for a return to service. The tentative st...

Cruise Ships Take on New Role

Cruise ships have been taking on a new role transporting the different lines' crew home as the public health crisis continues....

European Shipyards Resume Work

Several of Europe’s leading shipbuilders have announced plans to slowly resume operations after more than a month of disrupt...

British Cruise Companies Extend Cancellations

Europe’s summer vacation season appears to be in jeopardy despite the first steps by some countries to reopen following the...

Last Cruise Ships Debark Passengers

More than five weeks after the cruise industry announced plans to voluntarily suspend global operations, three of the final cruise...

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