Photo: Thames Clippers
Thames Clippers has signed a three-year deal with credit card firm MBNA that will enable it to add a new boat to its fleet in 2015 and improve its ticketing and customer service systems.
The partnership with MBNA, which is for an initial three years but which could be extended beyond that, was negotiated by AEG Global Partnerships, part of Anschutz Entertainment Group, which majority-owns the Thames Clipper and The O2 arena
Each of the vessels will have a keep a colour to make each boat more recognisable , for example Aurora is blue, Cyclone is orange , Hurricane is green and so on. The two vessels Cyclone and Aurora used in this mornings press release were branded overnight last night and the rest of the fleet will follow over the course of the week.