Passenger died after heart attack in Mykonos
On Sep 16, 2019, the Mykonos Port Authority was informed at noon that an 88-year-old passenger of the "Celebrity Edge", which was anchored in the new port of Mykonos, needed immediate hospitalization because of a heart attack. Instantly the "Thyella" took the patient off and transported him to the old port of Mykonos where an ambulance was ready to take him to the Mykonos Health Center for treatment. The Port Authority was then informed that the man had died. A pre-investigation is carried out by the Port Authority of Mykonos.
Celebrity Edge heads to her new Port Everglades homeport
Celebrity Cruises’ new Celebrity Edge has embarked on her inaugural transatlantic voyage after being delivered by France’s Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard on 31 October. The ship departed France on 4 November bound for her new Terminal 25 homeport at Port Everglades in Florida, US. More than 1,400 crew members and other individuals are sailing on the vessel to complete finishing touches and onboard training before she arrives in Florida on 19 November. Celebrity Edge will start her maiden season on 9 December, embarking on the first of her seven-night eastern and western Caribbean cruise itineraries. In spring 2019, the vessel will reposition to the Mediterranean to offer various seven- to 11-night voyages.
CELEBRITY EDGE handed over to Celebrity Cruises
On 31 October, the ground-breaking 129,500gt CELEBRITY EDGE was handed over to Celebrity Cruises following more than four years of planning and 23 months of construction at the Chantiers de l’Atlantique shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France.Upload News