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Carnival Cruise Line, United Airlines, JetBlue, Southwest Airlines and Frontier Airlines have all issued alerts due to the storm, which could hit the Gulf Coast this weekend. More here.
Heavy rains over Labor Day weekend caused flooding in the area. Find out more.
The destination’s City Council has approved a plan to market the island to cruise lines looking for alternative ports of call. Find out more.
A recent study from CLIA found that cruise spending and passenger totals are up. Check it out.
Even though Hurricanes Irma and Harvey played havoc with cruise line schedules the past month, more than 73 travel agents polled by Travel Agent late last week said that cruise lines did either an excellent or generally good job of handling the itinerary shifts and changes. Find out more.
Cruises on Carnival Liberty, Victory and Splendor have been cancelled, and a number of others modified. Get the details here.
British Airways has cancelled flights to the Caribbean and Florida as Hurricane Irma was upgraded to a powerful Category 5 storm. More info here.
George Bush Intercontinental Airport announced on its website that the Houston airports have resumed limited domestic airline passenger service.
Houston’s two airports are also set to resume limited operations. Here’s the latest.
Catastrophic flooding from Hurricane Harvey is continuing to cause airport and port closures in Texas. Here are the latest cruise, airline and hotel updates.