American Empress travel42 Professional Ship Review
American Queen Steamboat Co. officially put its second paddlewheeler into business in April 2014 with the christening of the 223-passenger American Empress.
The relaunched American Empress, formerly the Empress of the North, had been laid up since 2008 when former owner Majestic America Line went bankrupt. The 223-passenger American Empress underwent renovations and refurbishments in Portland, Oregon, in preparation for its relaunch.
American Queen Steamboat Co. also owns the 436-passenger ...
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