Passengers of the Norwegian cruise ship Escape, stranded in Puerto Plata, will leave the country by air
Passengers will be disembarked from the Norwegian cruise ship Escape and transported by air while the ship will remain in the port of Taíno Bay. “Until relevant assessments are resolved”, Indicates a connection from the port.
The memo states that the technical team of Norwegian Cruise Line, NCL, is making relevant revisions to comply with maintenance and insurance protocols.
The time of the ship anchored in the port is specified in the manifest as A An additional precautionary measure and part of the indicated protocols underline
In this sense, it is specified by the consignee’s agent, who is responsible for handling the passengers, Landing tourists leaving the country by air bound for Miami, Florida.
According to the estimates of the technical team, it is expected that this will be in the next few days When the ship leaves Puerto Plata“.
The Port of Taino Bay reiterates its cooperation with the authorities of the Dominican Republic and the cruise line NCL so that the Norwegian Escape can return safely to its destination as soon as possible.”
The Norwegian escape ran aground on Monday afternoon When I departed for St. Thomas about 5:10 pm and remained at the exit of the bay until after 12 am, when the tide had improved and the exit maneuvers could be performed, I was brought back to the port for the corresponding assessments.
Taino Bay port It has received more than 70 vessels since the start of its operations On December 15, 2021.