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    PONANT plans to acquire PAUL GAUGUIN CRUISES08/08/2019
    PONANT and the Musée du Louvre launch two exceptional cultural cruises16/07/2019
    PONANT and INTERPOL partner to enhance maritime security15/07/2019
    PONANT and Relais & Châteaux to partner for the first time to offer three exceptional gastronomic cruises03/07/2019
    PONANT is opening sales for the first cruises aboard Le Commandant-Charcot, first luxury polar exploration vessel with hybrid propulsion19/06/2019
    PONANT starts a Foundation and commits to support the Oceans, the Polar Regions and the Peoples06/06/2019
    PONANT and National Geographic Expedition announce three new 16- to 21day cruises to Antarctica16/05/2019
    PONANT celebrates French gastronomy aboard its ships23/04/2019
    Professional Talks #111/04/2019
    PONANT is continuing its development and has taken delivery of Le Bougainville on schedule08/04/2019
    PONANT showcases French gastronomy on the seven seas20/03/2019
    PONANT continues its environmental commitment and supports the Aldabra Clean Up Project21/02/2019
    PONANT is offering free Wi-Fi aboard its ships17/01/2019
    2018 : 10% growth for PONANT and more than 20 awards received11/01/2019
    PONANT : Second key stage in the construction of the ship Le Commandant Charcot27/12/2018
    Gastronomy & wine : the exquisite flavour of a PONANT cruise18/12/2018
    PONANT tests Chantiers de l'Atlantique’s Solid Sail® prototype on its sailboat20/11/2018
     Construction of the polar exploration vessel, Le Commandant Charcot, has officially started 06/11/2018
    PONANT : Winter 2019-2020 brochure : emblematic Antarctica and some all new destinations17/09/2018
    PONANT : Inauguration of Le Lapérouse, the very first vessel in the PONANT EXPLORERS series12/07/2018
    PONANT takes delivery of Le Lapérouse, the first ship in the PONANT EXPLORERS series19/06/2018
    WORLD OCEANS DAY : PONANT reinforces its support for the Sea Plastics non-profit organisation and reaffirms its commitment to responsible tourism08/06/2018
    THE PONANT EXPLORERS : Le Lapérouse successfully completes her first sea trials28/05/2018
     PONANT : Sales for Winter 2019-2020 are now open : New destinations! 23/05/2018

    PONANT: A Californian cruise with famous Christie's auction house

    04/05/2018 

    PONANT is celebrating 30 years of passion, adventure and expertise!

    10/04/2018

    PONANT: Bookings are opening for Antarctic cruises in 2019-2020

    20/03/2018

    PONANT supports the Sea Plastics expedition!

    14/03/2018

    PONANT announces a fleet of 12 ships by 2021

    07/03/2018

    PONANT Summer 2019 Brochure: 2 new ships, 11 brand-new itineraries

    23/02/2018

    PONANT: Sales open for Asian cruises aboard the new PONANT EXPLORERS yacht

    01/02/2018

    PONANT EXPLORERS: Construction of Le Lapérouse enters the home straight

    22/01/2018

    New ships & unique ports of call: all in PONANT’s new Mediterranean & Northern Europe brochure

    15/01/2018

     PONANT confirms order for the very first electric hybrid cruise icebreaker, with LNG propulsion

    20/12/2017

     Sales open for PONANT Summer 2019 : New ships and brand-new itineraries on the programme

    10/2017

     PONANT welcomes a meeting of the International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators

    10/2017

     The “Gastronomy & Oenology” cruise: savour an odyssey on both land and sea

    10/2017

     PONANT Winter 2018-2019 Yachting, polar and tropical expeditions: 69 exceptional cruises

    09/2017

    In the Wake of PONANT - For the very first time, PONANT sails to the heart of Kimberley

    13 July 2017

    A new stage in the construction process of the new PONANT EXPLORERS series

    3 July 2017

    New Brochure - The first 100%  Expedition Cruise edition

    3 July 2017

    PONANT launches its Latin America & Caribbean brochure for Winter 2018-2019

    6 June 2017

    PONANT EXPLORERS: Blue Eye, the first multi-sensory underwater lounge worldwide

    1 June 2017

    Work begins on the 3rd and 4th PONANT EXPLORERS

    24 May 2017

    In the Wake of PONANT - A New Port of Call at Château Latour

    2 May 2017

    Sales Opening Winter 18/19 Cruises Other Destinations 

    19 April 2017

    In the Wake of PONANT - Cape Town

    6 April 2017

    PONANT participates in "Goût de / Good France" event

    17 March 2017 

    New Summer 2018 Brochure

    15 March 2017

    Sales Opening Winter 18/19 Antarctic Cruises

     15 March 2017

    A second PONANT EXPLORERS on the way and... a world first to come!

    14 March 2017 

    PONANT supports the work of Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) with women

    6 March 2017

    PONANT joins the Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators (AECO)

    17 February 2017
    In the Wake of PONANT - Le Boréal crosses the Antarctic Circle14 February 2017
    Collaboration with Olivier de Kersauson6 February 2017
    Philippe ROUAS joins PONANT as Director of sales France, Belgium, SwitzelandJanuary 2017
    PONANT EXPLORERS Cutting the first sheet of steel6 January 2017
    Greetings 2017December 2016
    Captain Garcia awarded the Order of Maritime Merit medalDecember 2016
    PONANT, 2016 prize-winner of the Blue Charter Trophy from the French Shipowners' AssociationDecember 2016
    Offer Mediterranean Summer 2017 November 2016
    Jean Emmaunel Sauvée appointed Export Coordinator for French tourism activitiesNovember 2016
    Sales Opening Summer 2018November 2016
    Brochure Winter 2017-2018October 2016
    Additional Commission on Antarctic CruisesAugust 2016
    PONANT Exclusive Collection 3July 2016
    PONANT Asia & Oceania Collection 2017-20185 July 2016
    PONANT Exclusive Collection 1 and 2June 2016

     

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