Cruises Back on Schedule Post-Lili

October 4, 2002
Under the no-news-is-good-news category, Carnival, Norwegian, Royal Caribbean and Celebrity all report -- with audible sighs of relief -- that the impact of Hurricane Lili-nee-Tropical-Depression-Lili on Western Caribbean cruising is nil at this point. Cruise line executives, not to mention weather forecasters, are keeping an eye on the resilient Tropical Storm Kyle, which has been hanging around the western Atlantic (currently about 460 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina) but at this point it's no threat.