Owner: Costa Crociere - Italy a Carnival Corp.& Plc. company.
Entered service: 1996 - Refit 2004 - Gross Tonnage: 75.166 - Pass.cap. lower beds: 1928 - All berths: 2464 - Passengerdecks: 12 - Length o.a. : 251 m. - Beam: 32,25 m. - Draft: 7,8 m. - Diesel propulsion by 6 MAN dieselengines total power: 50.700 kW. - 2 Controllable pitch propellers - Service speed: 22 knots - Built: Bremer Vulkan - Germany - Yard no. Classification: RINA - Flag: Italy.
A sistership Costa
Olympia was schelduled for delivery in
1998 however, due to shipyard bankruptcy never completed for
The uncompleted hull was sold to Norwegian Cruise Line and completed at Lloyd Werft as Norwegian Sky.
Both images before rebuild.
|Febr. 2004 - Costa Victoria just before leaving the Lloyd Werft in Bremerhaven - Germany. In a month-long rebuild, 246 balconies were added to the accommodations on Decks 9, 10, & 11 along with extending the buffet terrace and adding promenades on Deck 11.|
Image below after rebuild
All images below
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