The 353 Chinese Crew finally "Returned home" Safe and Sound after the "Quantum of the Seas"Cruise ship Called in Shanghai, Whereupon Their Contract Expired

On April 23, at 4:40 a.m. the “Quantum of the Seas” cruise ship called at Shanghai Wusongkou International Cruise Port on a non-operating basis. After more than two months of at sea, the 353 Chinese crew on the cruise ship finally returned home safe and sound.

On April 23, at 4:40 a.m. the "Quantum of the Seas" cruise ship called at Wusongkou International Cruise Port for non-operational use., the customs officials declared the completion of quarantine of the ship at 5:45 a.m., and the Chinese crew started to disembark in batches at 8:15 a.m. After completing temperature measurement, epidemiological investigation, throat swab sampling, luggage inspection and other procedures in the port, the crew were transferred to the central quarantine points for 14 days of medical observation via a special channel by transfer buses in orderly manner. During the transfer process, each bus was followed by a police escort and arrived at the quarantine point safe and in time. All departing and entering passengers must strictly comply with protocols to prevent the spread of Covid-19 with 100% luggage disinfection, 100% twice temperature measurement, 100% health declaration, 100% flow inspection and 100% nucleic acid.

The reporter learned that after completing a series of operations such as refueling, garbage removal, and ship supply on shore, the "Quantum of the Seas" cruise ship departed from Wusongkou Cruise Home Port at 7:30 p.m., leaving Chinese waters . During the whole process of home port operation, there was no contact between personnel on board and on shore, so that the entire procedure was safe and orderly.