Thursday, March 20, 2014

Cruise News Daily Headlines for March 20, 2014

* MSC Orders Two; Maybe Two More
MSC Cruises signed a letter of intent today with STX Europe to build two 167,600-ton ships, with an option for two more. The ships will be a new design and the largest ever built for a European owner.
   The as-yet-unnamed ships will be built at the STX yard in Saint-Nazaire (France) for delivery in 2017 and 2019.  More

* Other Things You’ll Want to Know
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The first steel cut by Meyer Werft for Norwegian Escape. Note the fancy commemorative cut.

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