September 29 – Icon of the Seas

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The world’s largest cruise ship, the “Icon of the Seas,” has completed construction at a Finnish shipyard and is undergoing sea trials ahead of its expected delivery in October. This mammoth vessel measures 365 meters in length, weighs around 250,800 tonnes, and will accommodate approximately 5,610 passengers and 2,350 crew members when it begins sailing in the Caribbean in January 2024. It boasts the world’s largest waterpark at sea, called Category 6, featuring six record-breaking water slides, along with seven pools and nine whirlpools for passengers to enjoy.

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