Windstar Cruises will require passengers to have COVID-19 vaccine
Windstar Cruises' Wind Surf in Piraeus, Greece, on July 25, 2019. - George Stamatis/Dreamstime/TNS

MIAMI — Small ship company Windstar Cruises will require passengers to be vaccinated against COVID-19. The company announced the requirement as it plans to restart cruises in the Caribbean and Mediterranean in June after more than a year out of operation. The company will require crew members to get vaccinated “as soon as vaccinations are available to them.” Windstar follows Virgin Voyages, which announced earlier this month it will require passengers and crew to be vaccinated when cruises restart. Royal Caribbean Group, which plans to restart cruises in the Caribbean in June, will require cre...