Carnival Elation Joins Club of Disabled / Impaired Cruise Ships

Carnival Elation Cruise ShipWith Carnival under a microscope, the cruise line continues to experience bad PR as yet another Carnival cruise ship experienced a mechanical failure.

The Chicago Tribune reports that last weekend, the Carnival Elation had to get a tugboat escort down the Mississippi River after a mechanical problem.

In the last 2 months, four of Carnival's ship suffered full or partial power failures, the Triumph, Dream, Legend and the Elation

It's early in the year, stay tuned.

March 16 2013 Update:  That didn't take long: Yet Another Carnival Cruise Ship Flounders - P&O Ventura Suffers Propulsion Problems
  

Photo Credit: Vacay.ca / Why You Should Say No to a Vacation Cruise 

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Renato Dujmović - March 15, 2013 11:37 AM

This is the most beautiful cruise ship.I traveled with this cruise ship...!!!! :) :)

Renato Dujmović - March 15, 2013 11:39 AM

This is the most beautiful cruise ship.I traveled with this cruise ship...!!!! :) :)

Schmedlapp - March 15, 2013 4:26 PM

Carnival's ways of corner-cutting and corporate greed have finally caught up with them. Bound to happen sooner or later.

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