MARELLA DISCOVERY - 2
Oct.2017-Thomson Cruises will rebrand itself into Marella Cruises, a refreshed brand for the UK market.
|Royal Caribbean Legend of the Seas sold to Tui Cruises and leased to Thomson. Start operation May 2017 after renovation in Spain.|
Registered Owner: -TUI UK Ltd. - Operator: Thomson/Marella Cruises -UK
Entered service: 1995 – Refit: 2013/2017 - Gross tonnage: 69.472 - Pass. lower beds: 1832 - All berths: 2078 - Passenger decks: 11 -Length: 264,30 m. - Beam: 32,20 m. - Draft: 8,07 m. - Drive diesel/electric: 5 diesel engines make Wärtsilä type 12V46 - each 11.700 kW. Total installed power: 58.500 kW. - Propulsion: by 2 electric motors power each 20.100 kW. - Fixed pitch propellers - Service speed 21 knots - Max. speed: 24 knots - Built:Chantiers de l'Atlantique-France - Yard no. A31 - Flag: Bahamas - Classification: DNV/GL.
Former name: Legend of the Seas - TUI Discovery 2 - renamed Marella Discovery 2 (2017-until present