What caused fire on Star Princess?

What caused fire on Star Princess?

A discarded cigarette butt probably caused the fire that charred one side of the cruise ship Star Princess in March and led to the death of a passenger, the British safety agency investigating the incident said on Monday.

What happened to the Star Princess?

In August 2018, Princess’ sister brand, P&O Cruises Australia, announced that Star Princess would be transferred to the P&O fleet in late-2021, joining her sister ship, Golden Princess, which was set to join P&O in October 2020.

Is Star Princess sold?

Princess Cruises has accelerated the transfer of Star Princess to P&O Cruises Australia. Golden Princess also has been officially transferred, a move announced in 2018. Princess Cruises confirmed the official transfer of Golden Princess and the accelerated transition of Star Princess to P&O Cruises Australia.

What was Pacific Encounter previously called?

the Star Princess
Overview. P&O’s second Grand Class ship, the Pacific Encounter, (previously the Star Princess from Princess Cruises fleet) will begin cruising from Brisbane in November 2021.

Is Sky Princess a new ship?

Sky Princess®, the newest addition to our fleet, elevates the distinctive, contemporary design and luxurious attractions of our renowned Royal-class ships to even loftier heights.

Who has bought Pacific Princess?

Sycamore Partners
(12:20 p.m. EST) — In a nice commitment to expansion, Sycamore Partners, the new parent company of Azamara, has announced it has acquired the former Pacific Princess from Princess Cruises.

Who bought Pacific Dawn?

Pacific Dawn

Pacific Dawn in 2009
Name Regal Princess (1991–2007) Pacific Dawn (2007–2020) Satoshi (2020–2021) Ambience (intended)
Owner Princess Cruises (1992–2003) Carnival Corporation (2003–2020) Ocean Builders (2020–2021) Wake Asset Co (2021-Present)