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Offline Host Mike

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U.S. Coast Guard wants cruise ships to remain at sea
« on: April 02, 2020, 08:03:41 PM »
"FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has directed all cruise ships to remain at sea where they may be sequestered “indefinitely” during the coronavirus pandemic and be prepared to send any severely ill passengers to the countries where the vessels are registered."

https://talkingpointsmemo.com/news/coast-guard-cruise-ships-at-sea

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Re: U.S. Coast Guard wants cruise ships to remain at sea
« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2020, 10:58:05 AM »
It looks like they changed their mind about letting the ships dock at Ft Lauderdale.

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Re: U.S. Coast Guard wants cruise ships to remain at sea
« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2020, 08:27:15 PM »
Not yet.

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Re: U.S. Coast Guard wants cruise ships to remain at sea
« Reply #3 on: April 04, 2020, 05:26:54 AM »
The Zaandam and Rotterdam were in port yesterday.

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Re: U.S. Coast Guard wants cruise ships to remain at sea
« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2020, 03:46:53 PM »
Coast Guard got over ruled.