Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCL) has reached an agreement with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri to construct four ships, with an option for additional two.
The four 140,000-gross ton ships will each accommodate approximately 3,300 guests and will be delivered in 2022, 2023, 2024 and 2025, with an option for two additional ships to be delivered in 2026 and 2027.
Norwegian Escape, the first ship in NCL's Breakaway-Plus Class
Costing approximately 800 million euros (US$848 million) each, the new class of ships will build upon the brand’s most recent Breakaway-Plus Class ships and will be energy efficient. Further details of the ships’ features will be announced at a later date.