Eight Holland America cruise ships being prepped to bring crew home

Eight ships from the Holland America Line Group, part of Carnival Corporation, are helping with repatriation efforts, according to a letter sent to crews onboard.

Ships from the Princess, Holland America and Seabourn brands will sail repatriation voyages globally to get crew home.

The Regal Princess (IMO 9584724) will sail to Southampton and Rotterdam to bring European crew home.

The Crown Princess (IMO 9293399) will sail to Asia to repatriate crew from the Philippines, Indonesia, India and South Africa.

The Island Princess (IMO 9230402) will sail to Asia to repatriate crew from the Philippines, Indonesia, India and South Africa.

The Veendam (IMO 9102992) ,Volendam (IMO 9156515) and Nieuw Amsterdam (IMO 9378450) will also head to Asia to repatriate all Holland America crew from the Philippines, Indonesia, India and South Africa.

The Caribbean Princess (IMO 9215490) is heading to the Caribbean and then South America.

Finally, the Seabourn Quest (IMO 9483126) will head to Europe, bringing home Seabourn crew from the Quest and Odyssey.

2014-built, Bermuda-flagged, 142,714 gt Regal Princess is owned by Carnival Corp of Doral, Florida, USA. It is managed by Princess Cruise Lines of Valencia, California, USA. It is entered with Steamship Mutual and with UK Club

2006-built, Bermuda-flagged, 113,561 gt Crown Princess is owned and managed by Princess Cruise Lines of Valencia, California, USA. It is entered with Steamship Mutual and with UK Club.

2003-built, Bermuda-flagged, 92,822 gt Island Princess is owned by Brittany Shipping Corp Ltd care of manager Princess Cruise Lines Ltd of Valencia, California, USA. It is entered with Steamship Mutual and with UK Club.

1996-built, Netherlands-flagged, 57,092 gt Veendam is owned by Hal Nederland NV care of manager Holland America Line NV of Seattle, Washington State, USA. It is entered with Steamship Mutual and with UK Club.

1999-built, Netherlands-flagged, 61,214 gt Volendam is owned by Hal Antillen NV care of manager Holland America Line NV of Seattle, Washington State, USA. It is entered with Steamship Mutual and with UK Club.

2010-built, Netherlands-flagged, 86,273 gt Nieuw Amsterdam is owned by Hal Antillen NV care of manager Holland America Line NV of Seattle, Washington, USA. It is entered with Steamship Mutual and with UK Club.

2004-built, Bermuda-flagged, 112,894 gt Caribbean Princess is owned and managed by Princess Cruise Lines Ltd of Valencia, California, USA. It is entered with Steamship Mutual and with UK Club.

2011-built, Bahamas-flagged, 32,477 gt Seabourn Quest is owned and managed by Seabourn Cruise Line Ltd of Seattle, Washington, USA. ISM manager is Holland America Line NV of the same address. It is entered with Steamship Mutual and with UK Club.