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HOME PORT. The port where the owner of a ship resides; this is a relative term.

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The three cruise liners which marked their maiden call to Dubai included Marella Discovery, arriving after their rebranding from Thomson Cruises, the UK's third largest cruise line; Aida Prima and Pullmantur Horizon marking the start for their homeporting calls.
Not a new ship, but a great new itinerary - Marella Discovery (Marella is the new name for Thomson Cruises), which is jam-packed with Brit-friendly features, is homeporting in Malaysia and Thailand in the autumn for superb southeast Asia itineraries, which include Vietnam and Cambodia.
The House Report noted that according to the environmental impact statement for the proposed homeporting of additional ships at Naval Station, Mayport, Florida, homeporting of a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier would result in temporary surges of maintenance employees associated with the 3-year depot-level maintenance cycle for the aircraft carrier.
Penn, recently signed a Record of Decision for the Mayport Homeporting Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).
Navy's most expensive acquisition programs, as well as Navy initiatives for homeporting ships and for training sailors, are for developing or maintaining capabilities that could be useful or critical in countering improved Chinese maritime military capabilities in coming years.
"Homeporting the first four ships in San Diego will enable us to establish synergy between the ships and with local commands," said Vice Adm.
We'd also like to thank Barbara Rew of Jacksonville for pointing out that the Celebration is the only Carnival Cruise Lines' vessel currently homeporting in her hometown (we had erroneously listed the Ecstasy as being based there too).
Another important change will be the Sunshine homeporting in Charleston.
Horizon will sail the Med from Barcelona, then in May head to New York for Bermuda trips before homeporting in Miami in September for yearround Caribbean voyages.
Superstar Virgo will be homeporting in Manila until May 23.