NEW YORK---Combined occupancies on Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
ships averaged 92% for the sailings departing between Sept.20 and
Sept. 24, said company officials.
The average occupancy for company ships on seven-night Caribbean
itineraries was 97% for the same period.
"Concerns regarding the safety of traveling are easing on a
daily basis," said Richard Fain, chairman. "We are confident that
consumer confidence will continue to build in coming weeks."
Company officials also announced an Oct. 2 conference call with
analysts to update business developments. Royal Caribbean operates
the Royal Caribbean International and Celebrity Cruises brands.