Will the cruise lines survive? Interesting article in Royal Caribbean News and Rumors Posted 4 hours ago · Report reply 9 minutes ago, Pima1988 said: +1 @twangster I would add maybe that is a reason they took a larger credit line....to purchase fuel futures. It may sound illogical, but it could make or break them when the industry is back in operation. The lower fuel costs will give some breathing room. Hmm...interesting strategy.