Cruise Ships – Royal Caribbean

Royal Caribbean International is is owned by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. a cruise line brand founded in Norway and based in Miami, Florida, United States.  As of October 2015, the line operated 23 ships, had three additional ships on order, and controlled 17 percent of the cruise market worldwide.
All ships under the Royal Caribbean International brand have names ending with “of the Seas”  a practice which began in 1991.
Sister brands owned by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. are
Celebrity Cruises
Azamara Cruises
Pullmantur Cruises
CDF Croisières de France

Navigator of the Seas

Navigator of the Seas at Stokes Bay on a very misty day: 25 July 2016

Navigator of the Seas

Guest Capacity: 3,990
Tonnage: 138,279
Inaugural Cruise: December 14, 2002
Number of Staff and Crew: 1,213 
Length: 1,020 feet
Cruising Speed: 22 Knots
Number of Decks: 15
Guest Cabins: 1,843
Builder: Kvaerner Masa-Yards, Turku, Finland
Registered: Bahamas, Nassau

 


 

Independence of the Seas

Independence of the Seas at Stokes Bay 17 July 2016

Independence of the Seas

Guest Capacity: 4,375
Tonnage: 154,407
Inaugural Cruise: May 2, 2008
Number of Crew: 1,360
Length: 1,112 feet
Cruising Speed: 21.6 Knots
Number of Decks: 15
Guest Cabins: 1,817
Builder: Aker Yards, Turku Finland
Registered: Bahamas

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More photographs of Cruise Ships at Stokes Bay in our Ships Gallery