Scheduled for delivery in April 2013, NCL’s 4000-passenger Breakaway is currently under construction in Germany. It will be 144,017 gross tons upon completion, and the largest ship ever to homeport (beginning in May 2013) in New York City. After inaugural events, the ship will sail 22 seven-day cruises from New York to Bermuda- starting on May 12, 2013 and running through Oct 6, 2013. The ship will make a minimum of 88 cruises from the Manhattan Cruise Terminal through March 31, 2015.
Norwegian Breakaway’s New York to Bermuda cruises are scheduled to go on sale to Latitudes members, Norwegian’s frequent guests, on Friday, October 14, 2011 and to the public on Monday, October 17, 2011. Also, as part of its Partners First commitment, Norwegian opened Norwegian Breakaway’s sailings for group block bookings exclusively for travel partners on Monday, October 10, 2011.
To see an overview of NCL’s Breakaway class, click here.