AIDA 2018 Newbuild to be Named AIDAnova

AIDAnovaThe 2018 newbuild for AIDA Cruises from Meyer Werft will carry the name AIDAnova, according to a press release from the German line.

Some details were released last week, and the LNG-powered newbuild will be the first of two ships for AIDA, with similar sister ships also following for the Costa, Carnival, and P&O UK brands - all under the Carnival Corporation umbrella.

Starting next December, the ship will be based in the Canary Islands, sailing open-jaw between Gran Canaria and Tenerife, with transit calls including Madeira, Lanzarote and Fuerteventura. 

Bookings open on June 1.

 

Cruise Industry News Email Alerts

Email Newsletter

Get the latest breaking cruise news. Sign up.

Cruise Ship Orderbook

97 Ships | 249,872 Berths | $61 Billion | View.

Latest Magazine Issue | Winter 2017-2018

CIN 2017 Winter Cover

In This Edition:

North America

Food + Beverage

Drydocks

Operations

China

Executive Profiles

Expedition

Mexico