The Federal Maritime Commission just issued the folowing update regarding Cruise West cancelations and refund options:

The United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA) has announced on its website that consumers should be aware that partial or full reimbursement of lost payments and/or deposits for Cruise West products made prior to September 11, 2010, may be protected under the USTOA’s Travelers Assistance Program. 

Please click on the update for further information.