Cruise News Royal Caribbean Royal Caribbean's Third Quantum Class Cruise Ship Shines

Royal Caribbean’s Third Quantum Class Cruise Ship Shines

Affiliate Disclaimer

MSC Cruises Releases Photos of First Ship to Resume Operations

MSC Cruises has provided new photos from its first cruise ship that has already resumed operations in Italy.

Princess Cruises Confirms Two Cruise Ships Have Been Sold

Princess Cruises has confirmed in communication to travel agents that two cruise ships have been sold which is in-line with Carnival Corp's announcement of a total of 18 vessels being disposed of.

When Will Each Cruise Line Resume Sailings Again?

Take a look at when each cruise line will resume cruises once again due to the current state of travel around the world.

Set Sail Safely Act to Get Cruise Industry Moving Again

Florida Senators Rick Scott and Marco Rubio have introduced a new Set Sail Safely Act to get the cruise industry moving again.

Ovation of the Seas, Royal Caribbean’s third Quantum class ship shines in all her glory at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany. The ships lights can be seen reflecting off the water at Meyer Werft not long after it was floated out of the construction hall 2 weeks ago.

Ovation of the Seas is now in the final phases of construction which includes final fitting out inside and added adjustments to the exterior. TheĀ 168,666 gross ton ship will begin sailing up the Ems river soon for Sea Trials in the north sea. Once sea trials are complete the countdown will begin as crew members will begin to set up departments onboard.

Royal Caribbean released some photos of the ship before and during the float out at the German shipyard. Some photos shows just how huge the ships Azipods are as one of the propellers are being installed. You can view the photos below:

If you missed the float out then don’t worry, Royal Caribbean also posted a brand new video with highlights. You can also see the hall being filled up with water and all the preparation which goes into the major milestone.

Ovation of the Seas will debut in April with a couple of special sailings out of Southampton, UK. The 4,180 passenger ship will then set off towards its new home port in Tianjin, China. the vessel will begin sailing from China in June 2016.

Ovation of the Seas

Cruise news, tips & trends to your inbox.

Ovation of the Seas
120 Shares
120 Shares
Share via
Copy link