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CUNARD-NAC'S SAGAFJORD LEAVES FORT LAUDERDALE ON A 102-DAY WORLDCRUISE.(PRESS ADVISORY)

/PRESS ADVISORY/

ONLY FIVE PLUS STAR, ULTRA DELUXE WORLD CRUISE

LEAVES FORT LAUDERDALE


AMERICAN CRUISE LINES INC. OFFERS FREE FLIGHTS TO NEW ORLEANS FORMISSISSIPPI RIVER CRUISES IN 1986.

HADDAM, Conn., Dec. 4 -- Commencing Dec. 8, cruise
passengers from the Los Angeles area will be able to take advantage
of a unique "fly for free" offer from American Cruise Lines Inc. for


AMERICAN CRUISE LINES OFFERS CHICAGO PASSENGERS FREE FLIGHT TO NEWORLEANS FOR MISSISSIPPI CRUISE.

HADDAM, Conn., Dec. 4 -- Commencing Dec. 8, cruise
passengers from the Chicago area will be able to take advantage of a
unique "fly for free" offer from American Cruise Lines for travel on


COSTA CRUISES INC. GUARANTEES WARM WEATHER ON ALL SAILINGS OF CARLACOSTA AND DAPHNE FROM SAN JUAN.

MIAMI, Dec. 2 /PRN-Mediawire/ -- Costa Cruises Inc. today announced
it will guarantee warm weather on all sailings of the Carla Costa
and Daphne from San Juan.


GOTAAS-LARSEN SHIPPING CORP. REPORTS A NET PROFIT FOR THE THIRDQUARTER OF 1985.

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Oct. 23 -- Gotaas-Larsen Shipping
Corp. (NASDAQ: GOTLF; London Stock Exchange) today reported a net
profit of $3.4 million or 31 cents per share for the third quarter


SAGAFJORD LUXURY LINER RETURNS TO GALVESTON.(NEWS ADVISORY)

/NEWS ADVISORY/

THE FIVE PLUS STAR SAGAFJORD RETURNS TO GALVESTON

WHAT: Sagafjord -- the world's top-rated luxury ship --


SAGAFJORD CELEBRATES HER 20TH ANNIVERSARY WITH SAN FRANCISCO GIANTSAND FANS.(NEWS ADVISORY)

/NEWS ADVISORY/

FIVE PLUS STAR SAGAFJORD IS HOME BASE FOR SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS


ROYAL CARIBBEAN SIGNS CONTRACT FOR CONSTRUCTION OF NEW SHIP.

ROYAL CARIBBEAN SIGNS CONTRACT FOR CONSTRUCTION OF NEW SHIP


TED ARISON IS ELECTED CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF ENSIGN BANK.

NEW YORK, July 25 -- The board of directors of Ensign
Bank F.S.B. today announced that Ted Arison has been elected
chairman of the board of the bank and its subisidiaries.


TED ARISON ELECTED CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF ENSIGN BANK F.S.B.

NEW YORK, July 25 -- The board of directors of Ensign
Bank F.S.B. today announced that Ted Arison has been elected
chairman of the board of the bank and its subisidiaries.


New 1,452-Guest Superliner Carnival Holiday Greeted With Traditional Fireboat Welcome

MIAMI, July 2 -- The new 1,452-passenger Superliner
Holiday, owned by Miami-based Carnival Cruise Lines, arrived in port
here this morning, where she was greeted with the traditional


HENRY FERNANDER CREATES 78 HAND-CARVED TOTEMS FOR TAHITI LOUNGEABOARD CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES' HOLIDAY SUPERLINER.

NASSAU, The Bahamas, April 23 -- Henry Fernander cut,
chiseled, filed and hollowed-out mahagony logs for three long months
to create 78 original hand-carved totems for the Tahiti Lounge


CUNARD LINES' QUEEN ELIZABETH II WILL ARRIVE AT NEW YORK CITYPASSENGER SHIP TERMINAL ON APRIL 18.

NEW YORK, April 17 -- The Cunard Lines QE2 will arrive
at the New York City Passenger Ship Terminal at 7 a.m. on Thursday,
April 18, concluding a 95-day, 31-port voyage with 1,400 passengers


CUNARD LINE MAKES RECORD-SETTING INAUGURAL FLIGHT FROM LONDON TOCAPE TOWN.

NEW YORK, April 2 -- On March 28, Cunard Line flew
British Airways Concorde on yet another record-setting inaugural
visit from London to Cape Town.


Concorde and QE2 Pair Up for Concorde's Maiden Flight to Cape Town

NEW YORK, March 26,1985 -- With a touch of irony, that toast of the jet age, Concorde, sets off on March 28 on another record-setting inaugural flight, thanks to superliner Queen Elizabeth 2 -- one of a breed made almost extinct by Concorde's transatlantic predecessors.


GOTAAS-LARSEN SHIPPING CORP. ANNOUNCES FOURTH-QUARTER FINANCIALRESULTS.

GOTAAS-LARSEN SHIPPING REPORTS RESULTS


ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISE LINES TO OBTAIN CONSTRUCTION BIDS FOR TWOPASSENGER SHIPS.

MIAMI, Feb. 19 -- Royal Caribbean Cruise Line announced
today it is contacting major shipyards in Western Europe and the Far


THE CONCORDE JOINS FIVE PLUS STAR QE2 AND SAGAFJORD FOR VALENTINE'SDAY RENDEZVOUS IN SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA.

NEW YORK, Feb. 13 -- On Valentine's Day, the Five Plus
Star QE2 and Sagafjord will rendezvous overnight in Sydney -- for a
Gala Valentine's Ball on QE2, and sweet surprises.


"BETTE ASTRUP" BOARDS SUPERLINER HOLIDAY TO MAKE INAUGURAL VOYAGEFROM MIAMI TO NASSAU.

MIAMI, Feb. 12 -- Forty years ago, the "Bette Astrup"
made daily runs between the Danish towns of Astrup and Hjorring.
This summer, she'll start a new life on a new route: from Miami to