Today in Saint Nazaire, France, Celebrity cut the first piece of steel for the 2,900 passenger Celebrity Edge, the first of the new Edge class of ships, to begin sailing in the fall of 2018.
|~129,500 GRT||1,004 feet long|
|128 feet wide||27 feet draught|
|22 knots, cruising speed||14 passenger decks|
|12 passenger elevators||4 bow thrusters with 4,694 horsepower (3.5MW) each|
|2,918 guests (double occupancy)||3,373 guests (total)|
|1,320 crew||1,467 staterooms|