Windstar Cruises Hires First Black Female Captain

February 26, 2019 Janet Cole

Windstar Cruises Hires First Black Female Captain – Belinda Bennett is the world’s first black female cruise ship captain. Bennett has worked for the small ship line Windstar Cruises for 14 years and sails the MSY Wind Star through the Caribbean in […]

Cruise Ship Deaths

Captain Kenneth Adams Cruise Ship Death Alaska

July 4, 2017 Janet Cole

On this day in cruise ship weather history, as we reported one year ago today, Alaskan Dream Cruises’ Admiralty Dream Captain Kenneth Adams, 47, from San Diego, California, who was originally from Affton, Missouri, was found […]


First Female Cruise Ship Captain

July 13, 2015 Janet Cole

Historic: Celebrity Cruises (RCI) female President/CEO appoints  first female cruise ship captain to  Celebrity Summit. Kate McCue becomes first American woman to captain cruise ship. Please follow and like us:


Another Ferry Captain Hero

May 6, 2015 Janet Cole

John Tracy Casco Bay Lines Ferry Captain, dives into icy Portland, Maine sea to save man who fell from a pier today. A man who fell off a dock at the Maine State Pier in Portland […]