It’s full steam ahead for Saga Cruises which has today announced plans to update its shipping capacity, with an all-new Saga cruise ship expected to be delivered in Summer 2019 and the option to order a second for delivery in 2021. The ships will be built by the renowned Meyer Werft shipyard – a recognised leader in cruise ship construction.
MV GNV Atlas, ex SNAV Lazio, Pride of Portsmouth, Olau Britannia (2) – Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1990 at Schichau Seebeckwerft AG, Bremerhaven, Germany (Yard No 1068) as a passenger car and commercial vehicle trailer ferry.
MV Princess Seaways, ex Princess of Norway, Fjord Norway, Spir, Spirit of Tasmania, Peter Pan – Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 1986 at Schichau Seebeckwerft AG, Bremerhaven, Germany (Yard No 1058) as a passenger car and commercial vehicle trailer ferry.
MV Corinthian, ex Orion II, Clelia II, Renaissance Four – Steel twin screw motor vessel built by Cant. Nav. “Ferrari” S.p.A., La Spezia, Italy (Yard no 46) in 1990 for Renaissance Cruises, Palermo, Italy
MV Costa Pacifica – Steel twin screw ‘Concordia’ class motor vessel built in 2009 by Fincantieri, Marghera, Venice, Italy (Yard No 6148) as a Passenger (Cruise) Ship for Costa Crociere, Genoa, Italy.