Royal Caribbean unveils new ship

Royal Caribbean International has taken delivery of its newest
Freedom-class vessel, Liberty of the Seas, from Aker Yards during a
ceremony in Turku, Finland.Just days away from making her UK
debut in Southampton on Sunday 22nd April 2007, the ship will be the
first in the Royal Caribbean International fleet to showcase new
wellbeing, family and wedding programme options that will then be rolled
out fleet-wide.
 
Liberty of the Seas shares the title of ‘world’s largest cruise ship’
with her sister ship, Freedom of the Seas which launched in May 2006.
 
UK and Ireland managing director, Royal Caribbean International Robin
Shaw said:
 
“Royal Caribbean International is striving forward to grow its market
presence in the UK and Ireland. The pace at which we are introducing new
ships demonstrates the growth potential of the cruise market. The launch
celebrations of Liberty of the Seas in Southampton next week are made
even more exciting by the knowledge that the third Freedom-class ship,
Independence of the Seas, will be based from the UK next year.” 
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