Carnival Ecstasy Cruise Ship Fire July 20 1998
Cruise Ship Fires

Carnival Ecstasy Cruise Ship Fire

July 20, 2017 Janet Cole

On this day in cruise history, nineteen years ago today on  Monday July 20, 1998 Carnival Cruise Lines cruise ship Carnival Ecstasy was sailing off Miami Beach, Florida when a fire broke out. (see video below) The […]


How Safe Are Cruise Ships?

April 29, 2015 Janet Cole

SAFE!  NTSB report shows 0.00055% of transportation deaths are on passenger ships and 2.9% of marine deaths are on #passenger ships. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is an independent Federal agency charged by Congress with determining the […]