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Norwegian Cruises Launches New Health and Safety Measures For Reopening

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Norwegian is the first major cruise line to announce reopening health and safety protocols in a new video the company released on Wednesday. 

The video details new health and sanitation protocols that were brought on by the covid-19 pandemic.

Norwegian sun at sea

The video highlights six areas the company will be focused on when Norwegian returns to the seas. 

The six areas include: 

  • Enhanced screening protocols for guests and crew
  • Responsible social distancing
  • Enhanced medical resources
  • All-new air filtration
  • Increased sanitation measures
  • Extended ship to shore safety.
Norwegian Cruise Ship In Mexico

The company released a short and extended version featuring the President and CEO of Norwegian Cruise Lines Harry Sommer,  Vice President-International Business Todd Hamilton and Chief Sales Officer Katina Athanasiou.

Norwegian Cruise ship painting in dock

Norwegian Health and Safety Protocols Video

Nowegian Cruises has scheduled a tentative reopening sailing on October 1st, 2020. 

According to the Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) website, one of the first sailings is a 4 day cruise departing from Port Canveral on the Norwegian Sun to the Bahamas.

NOrwegian Encore In Bermuda

In October and November, Norwegian cruises has tentative sailings departing from the following locations. 

  • New York
  • Miami
  • Orlando
  • Barcelona
  • Rome
  • Athens
  • Venice
  • Copenhagen
  • Honolulu
  • London
Passengers dining on the norwegian dawn

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