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Hurricane Irma Update 16 Friday Sept 15

As the recovery from Hurricane Irma continues, we want to make you aware of the following:  

Friday, September 15: 

  • All offices in the islands are open, with the exception of St John, USVI.
  • FEC has resumed service, however speeds are still reduced while crossing repairs continue.
  • Remaining sailings from the Port of Palm Beach this week are:  


Friday Sept 15

  • Caribe Legend will sail to Nassau
  • Tropic Carib will sail to St Croix, Anguilla, St Barths, Barbados, St Lucia, St Vincent, Trinidad, and Grenada
  • Tropic Opal will sail to Providenciales and Grand Turk  


Saturday Sept 16

  • Tropic Jade will sail to Freeport
  • Vega Omega will sail to St Thomas and San Juan


 Sunday Sept 17


  • Caribe Legend will sail to Nassau


Remaining Vessel Arrivals in the Islands this week

  • Tropic Tide worked in St Maarten last night and arrived St Kitts this morning. She will be in Nevis this afternoon and Dominica tomorrow. Arrivals are delayed 72 hours this week.
  • Tropic Unity worked in St Vincent this morning and will be in Trinidad tonight, and Grenada tomorrow night. Arrivals are delayed 48 hours this week.
  • Tropic Palm arrives Caucedo tonight.
  • Tropic Express arrived Tortola Wednesday and she is in Tortola again this morning. She will be in San Juan tonight as usual. 

Tropical Shipping values its close relationships we have built with our customers throughout our more than 50-year history. Thank you for choosing us as your carrier of choice to The Bahamas and the Caribbean. For further information, please contact your local sales representative or the U.S. Customer Service Team at 800-638-TROP (8767) or 561-881-3999. 

Complete contact listings, including telephone and fax numbers and email address information can be found 24/7/365 on our website on the Bookings and Customer Service page – found in the Contact area of our website