ora ito unveils ‘elegant and impactful’ superyacht design for perini navi

marking the french designer’s first foray into boat design, ora ito shares images of a new superyacht designed for perini navi. measuring 56m (183.73ft) in length, the concept is set to join the 63 superyachts already built and delivered over the last 40 years by the italian manufacturer.all images courtesy of ora itothe collaboration brings together…

1961 Chevrolet Corvette 327 4-Speed (Fuel Injected)

A classic for Spring: The 1961 Chevrolet Corvette. Truth be told, I was never a giant fan of cars made of what is essentially a formed bonded plastic — Fiberglass is for boats, not cars! They squeak, rattle, and creak like an old sailing ship. Decades in the future, carbon fiber and Aluminum will do…

After sailing into New York less than a month ago, the USNS Comfort is set to discharge its last coronavirus patient

The USNS Comfort.Roy Rochlin / Contributor/Getty ImagesAccording to a report by ABC7, the USNS Comfort will be discharging its last coronavirus patient on Sunday, April 26.The 1,000-bed ship arrived in New York City on March 30 to help city hospitals overwhelmed with coronavirus patients.As of Saturday, April 25, it had treated 187 patients.Visit Business Insider’s…

Coronavirus cuts short Princess Cruises’ ‘Love Boat’ world cruise, ship heads to Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The “Love Boat,” caught up in the coronavirus pandemic, is coming to the port that made it famous.The Pacific Princess, the next generation of the cruise ship that gained fame from the popular “Love Boat” television series in the 1970s and 1980s, is sailing to Honolulu and then on to Los Angeles, Princess…

General Motors Shares Are Falling After Ford Cautions on Earnings

GM and Ford are in the same boat, and it’s tough sailing right now. What happened Shares of General Motors (NYSE:GM) were down on Monday after rival Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) warned that it will post a loss for the first quarter and that it doesn’t expect to reopen its idling factories soon. As of…

FX’s New Animated Series From Dan Harmon, Aubrey Plaza, Danny DeVito, and Satan Sounds Like Magic

Aubrey Plaza attends the 2020 Film Independent Spirit Awards on February 08, 2020 in Santa Monica, California.Photo: Amy Sussman/Getty ImagesYou can never really call a show that doesn’t exist yet a sure thing, but FX Network’s devilish animated series Little Demon, which just got a pilot order, sounds like it has some major potential.Deadline shared…

The Luckiest Cruise Liner in the World: Passengers Spent 15 Weeks on Virus-Free Voyage

(BARCELONA, Spain) — For Spanish traveler Carlos Payá, being on an around-the-globe luxury cruise while the rest of the world scurried into their homes for fear of the COVID-19 pandemic was beyond surreal. It was “a stroke of good luck.” Now, his trip inside the virus-free bubble that the Costa Deliziosa cruise ship became on…

Cruise liner bookings for 2021 are already growing regardless of multiple COVID-19 outbreaks

Despite multiple outbreaks of COVID-19 on cruise ships in 2020, bookings for cruises are already on the rise of 2021, according to multiple reports.In the past 45 days — as multiple cruise ships had serious COVID-19 outbreaks onboard — the cruise booking site CruiseCompete.com saw a 40% increase in its bookings for 2021 over its…

10 cruise ships that are still at sea as the coronavirus shuts down the cruise industry

Cunard Line’s Queen Mary 2.James D. Morgan/Getty ImagesNew cruises could be banned from sailing in US-controlled waters until July.But some ships are still at sea.Do you work in the cruise industry? Do you have an opinion on how your company or the industry as a whole has handled the coronavirus? Email this reporter at mmatousek@businessinsider.com.Visit Business…

Leaked memo reveals some Princess Cruise and Holland America crew members will take pay cuts through June as the coronavirus sends out shockwaves through the cruise industry

Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, Seabourn, and P&O Cruises Australia will cut the pay of some crew members in the coming months, according to a letter sent to crew members dated April 9.Crew members have continued to be paid since Carnival Corp., the cruise lines’ parent company, halted new cruises in March, the letter says.It’s…