AIDA Cruises and battery supplier Corvus Energy announce cooperation and ring in electrification of the cruise industry

AIDA Cruises and battery supplier Corvus Energy announce cooperation and ring in electrification of the cruise industry

Michael Thamm, Group CEO Costa Group and Carnival Asia said: “Our goal is the emissions-neutral ship operation. The electrification of our ships is another important milestone on this path. Thanks to the …
Aug 20, 2019 /  Cruise
Steel cutting ceremony for the next AIDA LNG cruise ship at MEYER WERFT

Steel cutting ceremony for the next AIDA LNG cruise ship at MEYER WERFT

With the symbolic steel cutting ceremony at MEYER WERFT, work has begun on the next cruise ship for AIDA Cruises (see also CruiseMapper). Like the AIDAnova that was delivered at the end of 2018, this ship will be fitted …
Aug 16, 2019 /  Cruise
Coral Methane successfully executes LNG bunkering operation on AidaNova, the world’s first LNG cruise ship

Coral Methane successfully executes LNG bunkering operation on AidaNova, the world’s first LNG cruise ship

On 16 January 2019, Coral Methane successfully carried out her first liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering operation on the world’s first LNG-powered cruise ship at Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the Canary Islands. She …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Carnival Corporation's AIDA Cruises Introduces AIDAnova, the World's First Cruise Ship Powered by LNG at Sea and in Port

Carnival Corporation's AIDA Cruises Introduces AIDAnova, the World's First Cruise Ship Powered by LNG at Sea and in Port

In a first-of-its-kind open air concert, AIDAnova is officially named at sold-out event featuring Grammy winner DJ David Guetta in Papenburg, Germany In December AIDAnova will make its maiden voyage and history as the …
Sep 5, 2018 /  Cruise
AIDAnova scheduled to leave the MEYER WERFT covered building dock on 21 August

AIDAnova scheduled to leave the MEYER WERFT covered building dock on 21 August

The first cruise ship from AIDA Cruises to use LNG is scheduled to leave the MEYER WERFT covered building dock on 21 August. The AIDAnova (see also at CruiseMapper) is scheduled to leave the MEYER WERFT covered …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Cruise
Groundbreaking partnership for sustainable cruise tourism in Schleswig-Holstein

Groundbreaking partnership for sustainable cruise tourism in Schleswig-Holstein

The Federal State of Schleswig-Holstein, the Federal State capital Kiel, the Seaport of Kiel and the Costa Group came together on Thursday, April 26, 2018, aboard the cruise ship “AIDAluna” to set out the …
Apr 27, 2018 /  Cruise
Four Brands from Carnival Corporation to Launch New Ships in 2018

Four Brands from Carnival Corporation to Launch New Ships in 2018

Four of cruise industry’s leading brands – AIDA Cruises, Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line and Seabourn – from the world's largest leisure travel company will debut new ships in …
Jan 5, 2018 /  Cruise
Carnival Declares Dividend

Carnival Declares Dividend

Carnival Corporation & plc has declared its dividend per share of $0.25. A record date was approved by the company's board of directors for the November 21, 2014 quarterly dividend, and December 12, 2014 payment …
Oct 15, 2014 /  Finance