Celebrity Edge, the latest cruise ship from Celebrity Cruises has been floated out of her dry dock at the STX shipyard in France. The countdown is now on to her debut in just nine months.
Celebrity Edge represents the first new cruise ship in 6 years, and the first new class of ship from Celebrity Cruises in 10 years.
Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, President and CEO, Celebrity Cruises said:
“This truly is an exciting moment for our brand,”
“The float out process marks a milestone in the building of Celebrity Edge. With exterior construction complete, the amazing STX France team will now turn their attention to bringing all of the meticulously designed venues and transformational staterooms and suites to life.”
Pictures of the Celebrity Edge Float Out
Featuring the work of A-list global architects and designers, the 2,918-guest Celebrity Edge will make her debut in Port Everglades, Florida starting in November 2018. Celebrity Edge will spend her inaugural season sailing alternating seven-night eastern and western Caribbean itineraries before transporting guests to the stunning vistas of the Mediterranean with a range of seven- to 11-night sailings from iconic cities like Barcelona and Rome in 2019.
For more details on the Celebrity Edge, visit www.celebrity.com.