Celestyal Cruises has introduced the suspension of sailings till the 2021 season begins in March.
Celestyal was one of many first cruise traces to pause operations in mid-March this 12 months within the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Leslie Peden, chief industrial officer, Celestyal Cruises, mentioned: “Because the core of our season runs from spring by the autumn, we had been optimistic that we might be capable to resume our cruise operations later this summer time.
“Nonetheless, given the prevailing uncertainty concerning journey restrictions by the stability of our working season from our largest worldwide supply markets coupled with the persevering with discussions at European Union degree concerning the improved well being protocols that can apply to EU cruise operations, we made the troublesome however prudent determination to postpone resuming cruise operations till the scheduled begin of our regular spring season subsequent 12 months.”
He added: “We felt that as an organization, we now have already put our journey companions and friends by sufficient date adjustments on when cruising may return safely.
“By voluntarily pausing operations till our scheduled departures subsequent 12 months, Celestyal can be higher positioned to supply extra readability and certainty to our valued companions…