March 15 Carnival Corp & Plc said on
Friday said that its Carnival Legend ship, on the last leg of a
seven-day Caribbean cruise, was having technical difficulties
that were affecting its sailing speed.
The problem prompted Carnival to cancel a scheduled stop on
Friday on Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. The Legend will instead
go directly to its final destination and home port of Tampa,
Florida, where it is expected to arrive on Sunday as scheduled.
The company said it would give each passenger a $100 credit
and offer 50 percent off a future Carnival cruise. A spokesman
said the ship's safety systems and hotel services are