Norwegian Cruise Line Throws Cruising A Curve, Introduces New Wave Staterooms By NCL

Miami – Apr 24, 2008 – Today at Aker Yards in France, NCL Corporation revealed the cruise industry’s most innovative living space at sea – New Wave Staterooms by NCL. Designed for its next generation of Freestyle Cruising ships, F3, the New Wave standard, New Wave balcony and New Wave deluxe staterooms represent a giant… [Continue Reading]

Transfers Of MSC Splendida, MSC Magnifica Take Place At St. Nazaire

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (MARCH 5, 2008) – Progress continues at a rapid pace at the Aker Yards in St. Nazaire, France, with the construction of four new ships commissioned by MSC Cruises. With these new additions, MSC Cruises will have one of the most modern fleets in the world and a total of 12 ships… [Continue Reading]

MSC Fantasia, The ‘Luxury’ Ship, On Track For December Christening In Naples

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (February 13, 2008) —The construction of MSC Fantasia is making rapid progress at Aker Yards in Saint-Nazaire, France, in anticipation of her Dec. 18, 2008 christening in Naples, Italy.
MSC Fantasia will be MSC Cruises’ first ship to offer an exclusive VIP area that will truly be a paradise within a paradise.
Called… [Continue Reading]

Full Steam Ahead For MSC Cruises’ Growing Fleet

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (February 12, 2008) – The development of MSC Cruises, which began in 2003, steams ahead at the Aker Yards in St. Nazaire, France, where there are four ships being built simultaneously: MSC Poesia, MSC Fantasia, MSC Splendida and MSC Magnifica. With an overall total of 450 000 tons of steel, MSC Cruises… [Continue Reading]

MSC Magnifica – The First Aft Section Is Complete

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (Nov. 6, 2007) – The aft section of MSC Magnifica, the fourth ship in MSC Cruises’ “Musica” class of ships, has been posed in the dry dock at Aker Yards in St. Nazaire, France.
The aft panel, which is part of the double base of the hull of the ship, has been completely… [Continue Reading]