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MV Mein Schiff 4 – Past and Present

IMO Number: 9678408

MV Mein Schiff 4

© Marcus S

© Marcus S (Hamburg, 24/09/2023)

Steel twin screw “Blue Motion Class” motor vessel built in 2015 by Meyer Turku, Turku, Finland (Yard No 1384) as a Passenger (Cruise) ship for TUI Cruises, Hamburg, Germany

Technical Data

  • Length: 293.20 m (overall) 272.80 m (between perpendiculars)
  • Breadth: 42.30 m  (Extreme)
  • Depth: 11.20 m
  • Draught: 8.25 m (Summer)
  • Tonnage: 99526 gross/63078 net/7900t deadweight
  • Engines: 2 x Wärtsilä diesel 8L46F – 8 cylinder & 2 x Wärtsilä diesel 12V46- 12 Cylinder diesels
  • Propulsion electric power unit: 2 x AAB AMZ 1600ZB12 LSB
  • Power: 45200 kW/HP
  • Speed: 21.7 knots
  • Passenger Decks: 12
  • Capacity: 2506 passengers
  • Call Sign: 9HA3513
  • MMSI Number: 229678000
  • IMO Number: 9678408
  • Port of Registry: Valletta/Malta 🇲🇹
  • Sister Ships: Mein Schiff 3 (1383), Mein Schiff 5 (1389), Mein Schiff 6 (1390)

Current AIS Location

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November 5th 2012: Ordered.

June  4th 2013: Keel Struck.

© Folke Österman

© Folke Österman (Turku, 09/07/2014)

October 10th 2014: Launched.

April 20th 2015: Trials.

May 15th 2015: Delivered to TUI Cruises GmbH (Management Celebrity Cruises Inc), Valletta, Malta.

June 5th 2015: Christened in Kiel.

© Aleksi Lindström © Aleksi Lindström © Aleksi Lindström

© Aleksi Lindström (Helsinki, 19/07/2015)

© Carsten Dettmer

© Carsten Dettmer (Riga, 10/07/2019)

© Pieter Inpyn © Pieter Inpyn© Pieter Inpyn

© Pieter Inpyn (Belfast, 09/09/2019)

© Dover Strait Shipping

© Dover Strait Shipping

May 9th 2024: Called at Dover

© Port of Dover

🆕 © Port of Dover

All information is believed to be correct and no responsibility is accepted for any errors or omissions. All items included in this article are subject to © copyright. We would like to take this opportunity of thanking: Carsten Dettmer, Dover Strait Shipping,  Folke Österman, Pieter Inpyn, Aleksi Lindström, Port of Dover and Marcus S for their assistance in producing this feature.

Article © Nigel Thornton and Ray Goodfellow (Dover Ferry Photos Group)

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