No cruise bookings in islands for remainder of 2020; cloudy waters ahead for industry

  • Tribune-Herald file photo Norwegian Cruise Lines’ Pride of America cruise ship is seen June 27, 2017, in port at the Port of Hilo.

  • DAN SPENCER

Although the state welcomed back trans-Pacific travelers without quarantines to island airports on Thursday, provided arriving passengers have tested negative for COVID-19 in the previous 72 hours, the future of the cruise ship industry remains murky.