Crystal Cruises

Crystal Cruises was an American luxury cruise line founded in 1988. Its headquarters werelocated in Los Angeles in the United States. The company was previously owned by the Japanese shipping company Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK). 

On the 3rd March, 2015, NYK announced that it was selling Crystal Cruises to Genting Hong Kong (GHK), the owner of Star Cruises and a major shareholder in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings for US$550 million.

Since the acquisition, Crystal Cruises became Crystal, Ltd., now including brand expansions Crystal Cruises, Crystal River Cruises, Crystal Yacht Expedition Cruises, Crystal Luxury Air and Crystal AirCruises.

On 22nd January, 2022 an announcement was made that Crystal Cruises had run into financial diffulty and on 11th February, 2022 all operations were dissolved. 

MV Crystal Serenity – Past and Present

MV Crystal Serenity – Past and Present

MV Crystal Serenity - Steel twin pod motor vessel built in 2003 by Chantiers de l'Atlantique, St. Nazaire, France (Yard No H32) for Crystal Cruises, Los Angeles, United States as…
MV Crystal Symphony – Past and Present

MV Crystal Symphony – Past and Present

MV Crystal Symphony - Steel twin-screw motor vessel built in 1994 by Kvaerner Masa-Yards, Finland (Yard No. 1323) for Crystal Cruises, Los Angeles, United States as a Passenger (Cruise) Vessel 
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