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Cruise ship with up to 1500 COVID-19 docks in Sydney - but here’s why you ...

The Daily Mail 09 Dec 2022
The Celebrity Eclipse liner has 3,420 passengers on board and half are estimated to have tested positive ... The Celebrity Eclipse liner has 3,420 passengers on board and half are estimated to have tested positive. Pictured, file shot of cruise passengers.
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End of an era as last Boeing 747 "Jumbo Jet" leaves factory

New Atlas 09 Dec 2022
The late 1960s were a time when supersonic passenger aircraft were being tested and Boeing wasn't sure whether the 747 would soon be made obsolete as a passenger liner, so the aircraft was designed with a high cockpit and a nose that could accommodate a flip-up door for loading cargo.
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This Week in World War II ... Lest We Forget

Biltmore Beacon 09 Dec 2022
It was the day after and a stunned America crowded around their radios to hear FDR’s speech to congress. Parents were afraid while America's youth by the thousands rushed to enlist ... In the Pacific, the Japanese military was everywhere ... Dec ... Japanese troops captured the US Navy river gunboat Wake and the US passenger liner President Harrison ... Dec ... Dec ... .
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Wave that killed Viking cruise passenger felt like ‘brick wall,’ witness claims

New York Post 08 Dec 2022
Passengers with battered bodies and crew members yelling in code sent passengers aboard the Viking Polaris cruise ship into a frenzy in the moments after the liner was smashed by a killer rogue wave, a witness to the chaos said ... A “Code Delta” announcement was made ordering passengers to stay in their cabins.
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Paradise at the edge of the world: It’s a 30-hour slog to these remote islands ...

The Daily Mail 06 Dec 2022
The Land Rover’s gearbox grates painfully. Our driver William thumps the poor beast into first as we grind up the improbably steep lane. At its peak, a moss-covered gargoyle, or tiki, stands sentinel above the settlement of Nuku Hiva and its bay far below ... Class act ... It is also a luxury liner and takes 230 passengers on its 14-day tour from Tahiti ... .
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Holland America launches new ship loaded with transatlantic history

New York Post 06 Dec 2022
Cruise passenger who survived 20 hours in water says he fought off ‘shark,’ has no idea how he fell into water ... Our Rotterdam is a 99,800-ton luxury cruise liner. Passengers on the first Rotterdam slept on disposable straw mattresses in dorms with six to 12 bunk beds ... One name on a passenger manifest from 1962 jumped out at me.
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When passengers fall from cruise ships, they normally die. This one survived

The Irish Times 05 Dec 2022
The 3,756-passenger liner Carnival Valor had been at sea for just a day when a 28-year-old man was reported missing by his family ... a day when calls came over the loudspeaker asking a certain passenger to please report to customer service.
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TV tonight: Strictly is rescheduled this week – so take note

The Observer 04 Dec 2022
Strictly Come Dancing. The Results. 5.40pm, BBC One ... 11.40am, ITV1 ... Star-making turns from Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, as passengers on the ill-fated liner fighting class barriers and icebergs in the name of true love, bring necessary humanity to an exquisitely rendered succession of set-piece floodings, upendings and crowd stampedes ... .
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What's on? 10 top TV and streaming tips for Saturday

RTE 03 Dec 2022
Minnie Driver's among the guests on this week’s Angela Scanlon's Ask Me Anything, there’s a Don McLean night on BBC Two, Strictly results show is on tonight, and the World Cup knockout stage begins . ... ... A party of explorers studying the sunken remains of the famous liner meets an elderly woman who was a passenger on the ill-fated maiden voyage ... .
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Guillermo Del Toro’s Pinocchio to Cow: the seven best films to watch on TV this week

The Observer 02 Dec 2022
Pick of the week. Guillermo Del Toro’s Pinocchio ... Luma the cow. Photograph ... Star-making turns from Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, as passengers on the ill-fated liner fighting class barriers and icebergs in the name of true love, bring necessary humanity to an exquisitely rendered succession of set-piece floodings, upendings and crowd stampedes ... .
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A man fell down from a cruise ship and survives for 15 hours at sea

Interesting Engineering 01 Dec 2022
On Thanksgiving that we left behind, a miracle happened ... Rescue efforts began after it was understood that the passenger had fallen ... See Also ... The United States Coast Guard reported it, watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a call from the Carnival Valor reporting that a passenger aboard the cruise liner was missing ... hypothermia ... .
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A dismaying exercise in nostalgia: Simon Schama’s History of Now reviewed

The Spectator 30 Nov 2022
a cruise spaceship taking a group of passengers for a luxury trip around Saturn is thrown off course, delaying the scheduled return to Earth from eight weeks to eight years ... The trouble with Avenue 5 is that this always seems a question directed as much at the show as at the crew and passengers.
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Luxury cruise ship arrives in Sri Lanka with 2,000 tourists

Urdu Point 29 Nov 2022
29 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 29th Nov, 2022 ) .A super luxury cruise ship arrived at Colombo Port on Tuesday carrying over 2,000 passengers, the Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) said.
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Jeddah, Yanbu ports kick off 3rd Saudi cruise season

Gulf Daily News 28 Nov 2022
To celebrate the start of the new season, a crest exchange ceremony was held at Jeddah and Yanbu onboard the 4,300-passenger luxury liner, which is scheduled to make weekly trips from Jeddah Islamic Port as part of its itinerary that covers both the Red Sea hubs given their ...
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Pope honors family roots in northern Italy with rare outing

The Crescent News 23 Nov 2022
The Bergoglio family had originally planned to set sail from Italy at the end of 1927 on the Principessa Mafalda ocean liner, but their departure was delayed as they sold off their home and the Turin cafe ... 25, 1927, killing at least 300 of its more than 1,000 passengers and crew.

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