Norwegian Cruise Line has revealed Andy Stuart will step down from his roles of president and chief executive of the line at the end of the year. Following the launch of Norwegian Encore, he will be replaced by Harry Sommer, currently president, international for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings.
Norwegian Cruise Line has seen revenue increase 9.3 per cent, to $1.66 billion, for the three months to June 30th. The figure compares to that of $1.52 billion in 2018.
Norwegian Cruise Line will introduce a new Free at Sea programme from April 2nd for cruises booked in the UK and Ireland.
With delivery scheduled in late 2023, the new vessel will be a sister ship to Seven Seas Explorer and Seven Seas Splendour. Accommodating up to 750 guests, the new ship will be Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ sixth-all-suite vessel.
The company has obtained export credit financing with favourable terms to fund 80 per cent of the contract price of each ship, subject to certain Italian government approvals.
Norwegian Cruise Line has announced the appointment of Eamonn Ferrin as vice president and managing director for its UK, Ireland, Israel, South Africa and the Middle East markets.
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has promoted Harry Sommer to the position of president, international. This newly created executive role reinforces the company’s commitment to expanding and diversifying its global sourcing and distribution.
Sonia Lopez Corrales, senior business development manager in Spain and Portugal for Norwegian Cruise Line, tells Breaking Travel News how it feels to have been honoured with the title of World’s Leading Cruise Line at the World Travel Awards.
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has appointed Mark Kempa to the role of executive vice president and chief financial officer. He has been serving as the company’s interim chief financial officer since March.
Norwegian Cruise Line has revealed that Eduardo Arranz-Bravo, the award-winning Spanish artist, has created the hull artwork for the fourth and final ship of its Breakaway-Plus class, Norwegian Encore.
Norwegian Cruise Line will make its television debut this month, launching its first ever terrestrial, regional and digital TV and radio brand campaign.
The Cruise Lines International Association has moved to allay fears after a passenger spent ten hours in the water after falling overboard from Norwegian Star.