The American Empress to Call Vancouver (Washington) Home and Headquarters

Thursday, March 20th, 2014 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on The American Empress to Call Vancouver (Washington) Home and Headquarters

The American Queen Steamboat Company announces its second vessel, the 223-guest American Empress, which will make Vancouver, WA her home port. She will officially join the fleet’s Memphis-based American Queen ... Read more..

Godmother Claudette Waggoner and Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood To Lead American Empress Christening

Thursday, March 13th, 2014 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on Godmother Claudette Waggoner and Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood To Lead American Empress Christening

Today the American Queen Steamboat Company announces christening ceremony details for the U.S. riverboat owner and operator’s second vessel. The 223-guest American Empress, the largest riverboat west of the Mississippi, ... Read more..

American Queen Steamboat Company Closes on Purchase of American Empress

Friday, January 17th, 2014 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on American Queen Steamboat Company Closes on Purchase of American Empress

The American Queen Steamboat Company has announced the closing on financing and full ownership of its second vessel, the American Empress. The company entered into a purchase agreement of the ... Read more..

American Queen Steamboat Co. explains details about the Empress of the North purchase

Saturday, August 24th, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company, River Cruise News | Comments Off on American Queen Steamboat Co. explains details about the Empress of the North purchase

After some confusion and rumors following the announcement of American Queen Steamboat Company about the purchase of the former Empress of the North (now American Empress) in May 2013, American ... Read more..

AQSC partners with National Trust for Historic Preservation

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on AQSC partners with National Trust for Historic Preservation

The American Queen Steamboat Company (AQSC) announce a partnership with the National Trust for Historic Preservation that is intended to help preserve American heritage, culture and promote National Treasures. As ... Read more..

Empress of the North becomes “American Empress”, joins American Queen Steamboat Company’s fleet

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on Empress of the North becomes “American Empress”, joins American Queen Steamboat Company’s fleet

[caption id="attachment_295" align="alignleft" width="150"] Empress of the North, now American Empress[/caption] The American Queen Steamboat Company announces the purchase of the Empress of the North from the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) ... Read more..