Remainder of cruise to Alaska canceled after mechanical issues force ship to return to port

  • Article by: BECKY BOHRER , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 20, 2013 - 5:45 PM

JUNEAU, Alaska — Celebrity Cruises announced Tuesday is was cancelling the remainder of a seven-night cruise to Alaska after mechanical issues forced a cruise ship carrying more than 3,100 passengers and crew members to return to port in Ketchikan.

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sooofedupAug. 21, 13 4:52 PM

Cruise line quote "She said it could sail at a reduced speed with one motor, but "in an abundance of caution," the cruise line decided to cancel the sailing. Coast Guard quote " the Coast Guard on Monday ordered the vessel to stay put until the issue was fixed." What the cruise line was really saying was "in an abundance of Coast Guard orders"

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