New Video Series Counts Down to ms Koningsdam

Holland America Line has launched a brand new video series which will countdown the cruise lines upcoming ship, ms Koningsdam.

The new video short video series called “Countdown to Koningsdam” will showcase the new class ship at the shipyard and footage of all the new onboard spaces coming to light. The series is hosted by Jonathan Rogers, Koningsdam’s inaugural cruise director. Shipyard updates will be shared throughout the series along with special interviews and comments from key people within the cruise line.

Orlando Ashford, Holland America Line’s president said:

“The process of building a ship is fascinating and fast-paced, and we’re excited to share the latest updates through the ‘Countdown to Koningsdam’ video series. Anticipation for the ship’s launch is gaining momentum, and through the series we will bring our fans along for the journey as this beautiful ship comes together for launch in April, 2016.”

You can watch the first episode of the new video series below:

The ms Koningsdam will feature a new 270-degree LED projection at World Stage. This venue will immerse the audience in panoramic visual and sound effects along with special performances. Entertainment will take center stage with the Music Walk area featuring all genres of music showcased in venues including Lincoln Center Stage. There will be purpose built staterooms for families and single cruisers along with new dining and bar venues.

ms Koningsdam is the first of two Pinnacle class cruise ships ordered by Holland America Line. The 2,650 passenger ship will make its debut in April 2016 and will be 99,500 gross tons making it the largest ever built for the Carnival owned cruise line. The vessel is currently under construction at the Fincantieri shipyard in Marghera, Italy.


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