Celebrity Edge accidents and incidents
CruiseMapper's Celebrity Edge cruise ship accidents, incidents and law news reports relate to a 3521-passenger vessel owned by Celebrity Cruises. Our Celebrity Edge accidents page contains reports made by using official data from renown online news media sources, US Coast Guard and Wikipedia.
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|26 June 2021||Other Incidents|
Departing on June 26, 2021 (at 6 PM) from Port Everglades' Terminal 25, Celebrity Edge became the first large cruise liner (with passengers) to depart from the USA in 15+ months.
Following the 15+ months of hiatus (due to the Coronavirus crisis 2020-2021), Edge started a 7-day "Western Caribbean Cruise" (Fort Lauderdale roundtrip to Mexico's Costa Maya and Cozumel, and Nassau Bahamas, with 3 seadays). Carrying 1195 passengers, the liner also made the news for being mastered by Captain Kate McCue - the first (at the time only) American female Captain of a large passenger ship.
The vessel was with 41,2% occupancy, COVID-vaccinated crew and most passengers (excepting 24 kids and 2 adults).
|03 December 2018||Other Incidents|
At the end of February 2018, due to "unforeseen changes", Celebrity Cruises officially canceled the ship's December 3 itinerary (3-day "preview cruise"). The canceled voyage was one of all 5 pre-scheduled maiden voyages announced in January 2018. All were roundtrips from homeport Fort Lauderdale Florida (USA). with docking at Terminal 25.
These dates were opened for booking as the liner's inaugural season started earlier (vessel's construction was completed ahead of schedule). The four 3-night Bahamas mini-cruise itineraries were scheduled for Nov 21, Nov 24, Dec 3 (canceled) and Dec 6.
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