More updates on the coronavirus: Holland America Line’s Westerdam is headed toward a new port, more cases have been confirmed on the Diamond Princess and American Airlines has extended its flight cancellations to China.
Holland America Line reports that the Westerdam is now sailing for Sihanoukville, Cambodia, where the current cruise will end. The ship is scheduled to arrive at 7 a.m. local time on Thursday, February 13, after which the line says it will remain in port for “several days” for disembarkation. Guests will be able to go ashore.
All guests onboard are healthy, Holland America said, and there are no known or suspected cases of coronavirus onboard.
“All approvals have been received and we are extremely grateful to the Cambodian authorities for their support,” the cruise line said in a written statement.
Guests will disembark in…