Four Carnival Brands to suspend North America serviceCarnival Corporation revealed that it would take a voluntary month-long break for four additional North American cruise line brands, halting new cruise trips.
First Australian submarine visit to BruneiThe Royal Australian Navy conducted the first formal port visit to Brunei Darussalam by a submarine.
Oceania launches assurance programOceania Cruises has announced a new Traveler's Assurance booking policy effective immediately for all new and existing bookings made by 30 April 2020 for any travel between 10 March 2020 and 30 September 2020.
Canaveral Port Authority launches ro-ro divisionThe Port Canaveral vehicle manufacturing facility's formal grand opening was celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and 730 new vehicles onboard.
Royal Navy tests unmanned equipment in operational environment"Groundbreaking" trials in Norway saw for the first time a range of robotic equipment being tested in an operational environment, with many benchmarks for the autonomous future of the Royal Navy.
Princess Cruises cancels Santa Barbara visitPrincess Cruises announced the postponement of its Grand Princess cruise expected to visit Santa Barbara.
ICS issues new shipping industry guidelines for coronavirusThe International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has given the global shipping sector with brand new guidance to help counter the transmission of the coronavirus.
UMS SKELDAR launches new unmanned helo SKELDAR V-150 VTOLUMS SKELDAR, Europe's leading supplier of Rotary Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) platforms, is launching its new improved V-150 Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) system to support tactical operations.
Cruise ship passengers to be quarantined at military bases in U.S.The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that the Grand Princess cruise ship's American passengers will be carried to military bases in California, Texas and Georgia for COVID-19 virus monitoring and a 14-day quarantine.
US Navy commissions USS Hershel Woody WilliamsDuring a ceremony in Norfolk, Virginia, the U.S. Navy commissioned its newest Expeditionary Sea Base, USS Hershel Woody Williams.
Coronavirus suspicion: Cruise Ship AIDAaura held in NorwayAIDAaura, a cruise ship run by AIDA Cruises, a German cruise line, was stopped in a Norwegian port because of fear of coronavirus.
Bureau Veritas performs its first drone surveyBureau Veritas Marine and Offshore (BV) completed their survey by drone in the holds of a bulk carrier. The survey has occurred in an Italian port.
Samsung wins $314 mn orders for three shuttle tankersSouth Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has announced that the company won a KRW 361 billion (USD 300 million) order for the construction of three shuttle tankers.