GUILFORD, CT—August 12, 2019—American Cruise Lines announces American Melody as the name of the 4th new ship in their revolutionary Modern Riverboat Series. American Melody will showcase all the beautiful modern styling and state-of-the-art technical features synonymous with American’s groundbreaking series. The 4th ship in American’s exciting 5-ship series will have the distinctive opening bow and retractable gangway featured on the first 3 ships in the series—American Song, American Harmony, and American Jazz.
American Melody is expected to begin cruising in late 2020. American Cruise Lines has a long-standing partnership with Chesapeake Shipbuilding, in Salisbury, MD, where American’s fleet of new coastal cruise ships, modern riverboats, and Victorian-style paddlewheelers are built.
American Melody will have the unique patent-pending opening bow and retractable gangway featured on each of American’s Modern Riverboats.
American’s Modern Riverboats each showcase gorgeous multi-story glass atriums
Staterooms on American’s Modern Riverboats all have private furnished balconies
Press release and photos courtesy of American Cruise Line.