American Queen paddlewheeler returns

|
T0823AQSCAMERICANQUEEN_C_HR [Credit: American Queen Steamboat Company]
The American Queen is sailing Mississippi and Ohio river cruises. Photo Credit: American Queen Steamboat Company

American Queen Steamboat Company has returned a fourth ship to service, its flagship paddlewheeler the American Queen. 

AQSC said the American Queen had launched from New Orleans and will sail Mississippi and Ohio river cruises. 

The ship relaunched almost to the day of the 10th anniversary of AQSC's purchase of the historic paddlewheeler, on Aug. 8, 2011, which AQSC chairman John Waggoner said "ushered in a new renaissance of U.S. river cruising ten years ago."

AQSC's first sailing this year launched in March, when the American Countess set sail on March 21 on the Mississippi. It has since restarted the American Empress and the American Duchess. 

Comments

From Our Partners


From Our Partners

2021 Immersive Ireland
Make Ireland Your Destination
Register Now
Embassy Suites by Hilton Oahu Kapolei
Embassy Suites by Hilton Oahu Kapolei
Read More
2021 River Cruises PLUS use
River Cruises PLUS
Register Now

JDS Travel News JDS Viewpoints JDS Africa/MI