Seven Seas Voyager to enter dry-dock to facilitate repairs to damaged propulsion pod

Fort Lauderdale – April 1, 2009 – Regent Seven Seas Cruises (RSSC) confirmed today that it is necessary to cancel the upcoming April 18th and May 8th cruises of the 700-guest Seven Seas Voyager in order to make the necessary repairs to one of its pod propulsion units.
The starboard propulsion unit became entangled with a… [Continue Reading]

Celebrity Summit Engine Problems and I Am Booked to Sail in Two Weeks

The Millennium Class Celebrity ships have had a bit of a curse since they were built. The Rolls Royce Mermaid propulsion pods had problems with their bearings:
eBearing News Article from 2004
Celebrity filed suit against the manufacturer in 2003:
Marine Link Article
I have been watching the internet for reports of new pod problems since… [Continue Reading]