M/S Sapphire


IMO?
Building year1967
Building yardCantieri Navali Felszegy - Muggia (Trieste), Italy (#76)
OwnerCosta
OperatorLouise Cruise Line
Length149 m
Breadth21,5 m
Draft6,7 m
GT12.263
Machinery2 * Sulzer-CNR
Speed19 kn.
Number of passengers650
Number of beds650
Port of registry?
FlagCyprus
Former namesSapphire (1999-2002) - Veranstalter France Croisières
Sapphire (1996-1999) - Thompson
Princesa Oceanica (1995-1996) - Louis Cruise Lines
Sea Prince (1995)
Sea Prince V (1995)
Sea Prince (1993-1995)
Ocean Princess (1993)
Ocean Princess (1990-1993) - ?
Ocean Princess (1983-1990) - Ocean Cruise Lines
Italia (1973-1983) - Costa
Italia (1967-1973) - Princess Cruises
Former ownersCrociere d'Oltremare, Trieste
Sister ships-
Notes-
    M/S Italia at sea trials

    Photo: Sergio de Luyk (Adriatic Sea August 1967)

    M/S Sapphire

    Photo: Konstantinos Dafalias

    M/S Sapphire

    Photo: Paul Douglas (Heraklion 16/9-2010)