Viking Line News

Viking Cruises floats out Viking Star

Viking Cruises floats out Viking Star

14th Jul 2014 Cruise News

Viking Cruises has released a new online video highlighting the inaugural float out ceremony for its first ocean ship – the 930-passenger Viking Star – set to debut in early 2015. The traditional ceremony took place at Fincantieri’s Marghera shipyard outside Venice, Italy.

Passenger ferries trapped by Baltic ice

Passenger ferries trapped by Baltic ice

5th Mar 2010 Cruise News

As many as 50 vessels have been trapped in ice in the Baltic Sea, with a number of passenger ferries among those stranded. Some have been stranded for several days, with ice breaking vessels approaching to offer assistance.