Recently Launched Ships

Recently Launched Ships

Following is a listing of the newest ships to hit the water.

Contemporary Cruise Lines

  • Aida Cruises launched the AIDAmira in December 2019.
  • Carnival Cruise Line launched  the Carnival Mardi Gras November 2020. This ship carries 5,200 passengers
  • CostaCruises launched the Costa Venzia in March 2019. It carries 4,200 passengers. This ship is part of the Costa Asia brand.
  • Costa Cruises launched the Costa Smeralda in October 2019. It carries 6,660 passengers.

Upscale Contemporary Cruise Lines

  • MSC Cruises launched the Bellissima in March 2019. It carries 4,500 guests.
  • MSC Cruises launched the MSC Grandiosa in November 2019. It carries 4,800 guests.
  • Norwegian Cruise Line launched the Norwegian Encore in November 2019. It carries 4,200 passengers
  • Royal Caribbean International launched a new Quantum Class ship, Spectrum of the Seas, in May 2019. It carries 4,180 passengers.

Premium Cruise Lines

  • Celebrity Cruises launched the all suite Celebrity Flora in May 2019. It carries 100 passengers and be year round in the Galapagos.
  • Princess Cruises launched Sky Princess in October 2019. It carries 3,660 passengers
  • Tui Cruises launched the Mein Schiff 2 in Spring 2019. It carries 2,500 passengers

Ultra-Premium Cruise Line

  • Viking Ocean Cruises launched Viking Jupiter in February 2019. It carries 930 passengers.

Ultra-Luxury Cruise Lines

  • Hapag-Lloyd launched the Hanseatic Nature in April 2019. It carries 230 passengers. This ship is designed for German speakers.
  • Hapag-Lloyd launched the Hanseatic Inspiration in October 2019. It will carries 230 passengers. This will be an international ship.
  • Ponant  launched Le Bougainville in 2019. It has 92 staterooms.
  • Ponant  launched Le Dumont D’urville in 2019. It has 92 staterooms.
  • Regent Seven Seas Cruises launched the Seven Seas Splendor in February 2020. It will carries 750 passengers

River Cruise Lines

  • AmaWaterways launched the AmaMagna in May 2019. It carries 196 passengers.
  • AmaWaterways launched the AmaMora in 2019
  • AmaWaterways launched the AmaDouro in 2019. It carries 102 passengers.
  • American Cruise Lines launched the American Harmony in 2019
  • American Queen Steamboat Company launched the American Countess in 2019. It carries 248 passengers.
  • Avalon Waterways launched the Avalon Envision in 2019. It carries 166 passengers.
  • Croisieurope launched the Amalia Rodrigues in 2019. It carries 132 passengers.
  • Emerald Waterways launched the Adriatic Princess II in 2019. It carries 36 passengers
  • Emerald Waterways launched the Emerald Harmony in 2019. It carries 84 passengers.
  • Viking River Cruises launched the Viking Helgrim in 2019. It carries 106 passengers.
  • Viking River Cruises launched the Viking Sigyn; Viking Tir; Viking Ullur; and the Vking Vali in 2019. Each ship carries 190 passengers.
  • Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection launched the SS Bon Voyage in 2019.

Expedition Cruise Lines

  • Ecoventura launched t the MV Theory March 2019. This ship carries 20 passengers
  • Hurtigruten launched MS Roald Amundsen in July 2019. This ship carries 530 passengers.
  • Oceanwide Expeditions launched a new polar vessel the Hondius in 2019. It carries 180 passengers.

Small Ship Cruise Lines

  • Saga Cruises introduced Spirit of Discovery in summer 2019. It carries fewer than 1000 passengers.
  • Marella Cruises introduced the former Celebrity Century as the Marella Explorer 2 in April 2019