Norwegian Drops Covid tests. Will Royal Caribbean, Carnival?

The cruise industry has faced a public perception issue since the pandemic began.

Like Walt Disney (DIS) – Get the Walt Disney Company Report Amusement parks and many other travel destinations, the cruise industry ceased operations almost immediately after the declaration of the Covid pandemic in March 2020.

As vaccinations became widely available, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) very cautiously allowed ships to set sail again last summer, although they initially classified cruising as a high-risk Level 4 activity.