The crew member states that the ship turned around around A. A spokeswoman for the company said: 'It is with sadness we can confirm that after a comprehensive search, working with all relevant authorities, Queen Mary 2 has halted the search for a missing guest, presumed overboard.
'The ship left New York yesterday, December 22, on a 12 night Caribbean itinerary.
The company is apparently assisting the passengers with excursions.
The guests can leave the ship and catch earlier flights home although many seem inclined to enjoy their unexpected time in Barcelona.
Online AIS shows the Viking ship at the port in Barcelona today after leaving the port of Barcelona last night heading (apparently toward its next port of call, Toulon) but then turning around and sailing back to Barcelona.
Viking has informed its guests that they are free to stay on the cruise ship until January 8, 2017.
The ship is on its way back to port through the Drake Passage at reduced speed.He dropped anchor off the town’s South Beach as the first of the 1,900 guests were starting breakfast , and remained in position until 6pm.TMZ reports a passenger claims she was injured in rough waters ... Jillanne Buchannan says in a new lawsuit she and her husband were on a cruise from Spain to France, last year, aboard the Island Princess.Its carcass was necropsied on a nearby beach that day by a team that included an officer from NOAA's Office of Law Enforcement.Cruise Law News reports this morning, a crew member from the Queen Mary 2 sent this message from the ship: "Missing woman on QM2. Ship turned around and Coast Guard alerted." The QM2 is on a voyage out of New York heading to the Caribbean (St. AIS programs show the ship is sailing north, retracing its path. This was subsequently confirmed by Daily Mail - a 74 British woman went missing.