Category: port canaveral

WATCH: Check Out Drone Footage as Six Cruise Ships Tie-Up at Busy Port Canaveral

SPACE COAST DAILY TV: Check out the above drone footage as six cruise ships arrive at busy Port Canaveral on Thursday. The Port, which reopened on Wednesday after Hurricane Dorian headed north, welcomed a half-dozen cruise ships that had remained at sea to wait out the destructive hurricane. (Port Canaveral image)

U.S. Coast Guard Assets at Port Canaveral Prepare to Assist Hurricane Dorian Relief Effort

U.S. Coast Guard personnel, including those at Port Canaveral, are preparing assets for Hurricane Dorian throughout Florida in order to respond as needed. In addition, crews from U.S. Coast Guard Stations Mayport and Ponce De Leon Inlet relocated response boats to a safe haven as part of preparation efforts to Hurricane Dorian. (U.S. Coast Guard image)

Hurricane Condition ‘ZULU’ Now Set at Port Canaveral, Ships Prohibited from Remaining in Port

Effective at 8 a.m. Monday, Hurricane Condition ZULU is now set in the Port of Canaveral. No vessel, regardless of size or service, will be allowed to transit through the port, and all commercial vessels over 500 gross tons are prohibited from remaining in the port.

Port Canaveral Homeported Harmony of the Seas Adjusts Itinerary to Avoid Tropical Storm Dorian

Due to Tropical Storm Dorian, and the threat of a Hurricane Dorian, Royal Caribbean has adjusted the itinerary of Port Canaval homeported Harmony of the Seas, one of the largest cruise ships in the world,  that set sail Monday on a 7-day cruise of the Caribbean.

SPACE COAST DAILY TV: Stricken Passenger Thanks Port Canaveral Employees Who Saved His Life

Stricken passenger thanks Port Canaveral Employees and Good Samaritans who saved his life. Peter Rego, 72, the man whose life was saved by good Samaritans and the teamwork of 3 Port Canaveral employees, tells his story and gives thanks his rescuers. Rego, a Bermuda native, was discharged from Health First’s Cape Canaveral Hospital with his wife Sandy Lopes and daughter Kathy Longworth by his side.

Rep. Tyler Sirois to Proposes Port Canaveral Invest 2 Percent of Its Gross Revenue to Lagoon Restoration

Republican state Rep. Tyler Sirois held a press conference on Thursday at Kelly Park on Merritt Island to announce his office notified the Canaveral Port Authority of his intent to file legislation that will add to the port’s charter a section on environmental impact.

Port Canaveral Named ‘Best Cruise Port By Global Traveler, Honored With Leisure Lifestyle Award

Port Canaveral was named this week “Best Cruise Port” by Global Traveler magazine and presented with a 2019 Leisure Lifestyle Award. Global Traveler conducted a survey of its readers from October 2018 to January 2019, where readers were asked to vote for their favorite cruise port, and Port Canaveral nabbed the top spot.

WATCH: Port Canaveral Hosts Six Cruise Ships at Once, 34,000 Passengers On Memorial Day

Port Canaveral was the host to six cruise ships on Memorial Day, including Royal Caribbean International’s Mariner of the Seas, Disney Cruise Line’s Dream, Carnival Cruise Line’s Liberty and Elation, and Norwegian Cruise Line’s Sun and Dawn.

Excitement High as Harmony of the Seas, Mariner of the Seas Homeport at Port Canaveral

Excitement and anticipation are high at Port Canaveral as the port prepares to welcome two new homeported ships. On Monday, May 6, Royal Caribbean’s Harmony of the Seas, above, the second largest cruise ship in the world, and Mariner of the Seas, fresh from a multi-million dollar upgrade, will set sail from Port Canaveral.