Breaking Travel News

American Cruise Lines News

American Cruise Lines’ Queen of the Mississippi nears completion

American Cruise Lines’ Queen of the Mississippi nears completion

15 March 2012 Press Release Cruise News

American Cruise Lines, the leader in small ship cruising, announced today the latest development in the construction of its brand new authentic 150-passenger paddlewheeler, the Queen of the Mississippi, as it nears completion at Chesapeake Shipbuilding in Maryland. Last week, the massive 23-ton, 28 foot-wide paddlewheel built specially for the new riverboat was lifted and installed.

Complimentary Alaska shore tours from American Cruise Lines

Complimentary Alaska shore tours from American Cruise Lines

6 February 2012 Press Release Cruise News

American Cruise Lines the leader in small ship cruising, announced today a magnificent lineup of complimentary shore tours for its Alaskan itineraries beginning this summer. Each tour will take passengers to the finest local sites at each port and provide insight into the area’s culture, heritage and history.

American Cruise Lines announces Queen of the Mississippi 2013 schedule

American Cruise Lines announces Queen of the Mississippi 2013 schedule

27 January 2012 Press Release Cruise News

Still six months away from the start of its inaugural 2012 season on the Mississippi River, American Cruise Lines, the leader in small ship cruising, has announced its 2013 schedule for Queen of the Mississippi. The brand-new 150-passenger authentic paddlewheeler is currently under construction and nearing completion in Salisbury, MD and will begin service this August from New Orleans.

American Cruise Lines celebrates new Queen of the Mississippi

American Cruise Lines celebrates new Queen of the Mississippi

19 January 2012 Cruise News

American Cruise Lines has announced it will install additional amenities aboard Queen of the Mississippi, the brand new 150-passenger authentic paddlewheeler currently under construction and nearing completion in Salisbury. In an effort to maximize the view for guests, even more staterooms and suites will have sliding glass doors to access the private balconies on both the third and fourth decks.

Video: Queen of Mississippi launched

Video: Queen of Mississippi launched

5 August 2011 Press Release Cruise News

American Cruise Lines (www.americancruiselines.com), the leader in small ship cruising, released today video footage of the recent launching of its brand new authentic sternwheeler, Queen of the Mississippi, at Chesapeake Shipbuilding in Salisbury, Maryland.

American Cruise Lines wins Glacier Bay licence

American Cruise Lines wins Glacier Bay licence

8 July 2011 Cruise News

American Cruise Lines has confirmed it has been awarded a contract by the Glacier Bay National Park to operate in the famed Alaskan park. Known for its abundant wildlife and spectacular blue glaciers, Glacier Bay is a highly sought after destination for Alaskan cruisers and travellers.