Nearly 50 people aboard the world's largest cruise ship tested positive for the coronavirus, ending a seven-day journey around the Caribbean over the weekend.
On Saturday, 48 people of the more than 6,000 passengers and crew members aboard Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas ship tested positive, which is less than 1% of the onboard community, Royal Caribbean said in a statement.
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The ship departed Dec. 11 and visited St. Maarten, St. Thomas and Royal Caribbean's private island, Perfect Day, before returning to Miami on Dec. 18.
After a passenger tested positive, the ship conducted contract tracing, which helped to identify the additional cases, Royal Caribbean said.