American Queen Steamboat Company Enters Refurbishment Preparing for Third Season

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on American Queen Steamboat Company Enters Refurbishment Preparing for Third Season

The American Queen Steamboat Company announces refurbishment details of the 432-passenger paddlewheel currently underway at the New Orleans’ Boland Marine Shipyards. As part of the American Queen’s scheduled annual layup, ... 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..

American Queen Steamboat Company Launches New Brochure

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on American Queen Steamboat Company Launches New Brochure

The American Queen Steamboat Company is debuting its new 2013 deluxe brochure. The new 32-page brochure chronicles the journeys of the American Queen, the largest riverboat in the world. It ... Read more..

American Queen Announces Baseball Legends Journeys For Summer 2013

Friday, February 15th, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on American Queen Announces Baseball Legends Journeys For Summer 2013

The American Queen Steamboat Company has announced two Baseball Legends journeys for 2013 during which guests will hear the inside stories of some of the sport’s greatest plays from special ... Read more..

$500,000 Refurbishment: American Queen Prepares for Second Season

Thursday, February 7th, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on $500,000 Refurbishment: American Queen Prepares for Second Season

The American Queen Steamboat Company announces hotel-side refurbishment details of the 436-passenger paddlewheeler currently underway at the New Orleans' Bollinger Shipyards. As part of the American Queen's scheduled annual layup, ... Read more..

American Queen: schedule change to accommodate construction of new paddlewheel drive shaft

Saturday, January 12th, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on American Queen: schedule change to accommodate construction of new paddlewheel drive shaft

The American Queen Steamboat Company announces it is cancelling the February 7 and February 15, 2013, voyages of the American Queen. The boat will spend this extra time in the ... Read more..

Ted Sykes becomes President and COO of American Queen Steamboat Company

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on Ted Sykes becomes President and COO of American Queen Steamboat Company

American Queen Steamboat Company Chairman and CEO John Waggoner announced the appointment of Ted Sykes as President and Chief Operating Officer of the company. In his new role, Sykes will oversee ... Read more..

Paddlewheel Steamboating Society of America is back

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on Paddlewheel Steamboating Society of America is back

The American Queen Steamboat Company has announced the re-launch of the Paddlewheel Steamboating Society of America loyalty program, which has been re-established to welcome and recognize steamboaters in special ways ... Read more..

“Labor of Love”: Interview with Jeff Krida, Great American Steamboat Company

Sunday, June 10th, 2012 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on “Labor of Love”: Interview with Jeff Krida, Great American Steamboat Company

[caption id="attachment_172" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Jeff Krida, CEO Great American Steamboat Company"][/caption] The American Queen is back on the rivers making the headlines of newspapers not only all along the Mississippi River ... Read more..

American Queen’s design to be reverted to the look of 1995

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company, River Cruise News | Comments Off on American Queen’s design to be reverted to the look of 1995

[caption id="attachment_145" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="American Queen, 2005 at St. Louis"][/caption] The Great American Steamboat Company is renovating the steamboat American Queen and will revert her design to the clean and crisp ... Read more..