The COVID-19 pandemic spread to a number of cruise ships, with the nature of such ships—including crowded semi-enclosed areas, increased exposure to new environments, and limited medical resources—contributing to the heightened risk and rapid spread of the disease.. British-registered Diamond Princess was the first cruise ship to have a major outbreak on board, with the ship … Die Lage auf dem Kreuzfahrtschiff "Diamond Princess" beschäftigt inzwischen die ganze Welt.
Passengers on the Diamond Princess cruise ship got their first piece of bad news on February 4: 10 people on board had tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

Diamond Princess is a cruise ship registered in Britain, and owned and operated by Princess Cruises.During a cruise that began on 20 January 2020 positive cases of COVID-19 linked to the COVID-19 pandemic were confirmed on the ship in February 2020. Eine Passagierin der „Diamond Princess“ durfte das Kreuzfahrtschiff verlassen, nachdem sie vermeintlich negativ auf das Coronavirus getestet wurde. Princess Cruises confirms that a guest from Hong Kong who traveled for five days on Diamond Princess from Yokohama (Tokyo) on January 20, and disembarked in Hong Kong on January 25, tested positive for coronavirus on February 1, six days after leaving the ship. He was not seen in the ship medical center for any reported illnesses during the voyage. Over 700 people out of 3711 became infected (567 out of 2666 passengers and 145 out of 1045 crew), and 14 people, all of them passengers, died. Von den Crewmitgliedern und Passagieren des Kreuzfahrtschiffes "Diamond Princess" in Japan sind weitere 57 Menschen positiv auf das neue Coronavirus Sars-CoV-2 getestet worden. Coronavirus aktuell: Coronavirus: Passagiere verlassen das Kreuzfahrtschiff Diamond Princess. Das Coronavirus aus China breitet sich auf dem Kreuzfahrtschiff "Diamond Princess" weiter aus: Unter den fast 4000 Menschen an Bord gibt es neue Infektionsfälle. Inzwischen gibt es mehr 75.000 Infizierte. Inside the cruise ship that became a coronavirus breeding ground As contagion swept through the Diamond Princess, its crew had to carry on working. Months after the coronavirus infected more than 700 people on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan, scientists are still gleaning insights into the patterns of illness it causes. Nun sind zwei der Passagiere nach ihrer Infektion mit dem Coronavirus im Krankenhaus gestorben. Months after the coronavirus infected more than 700 people on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan, scientists are still gleaning insights into the patterns of illness it causes.