New P&O Iona Set to Leave Meyer Werft

P&O Iona at Meyer Werft

The new P&O Cruises Iona is poised to leave Meyer Werft in Papenburg, Germany, on Wednesday for her transit on the Ems River to to Eemshaven.

The LNG-powered vessel will arrive Eemshaven on Thursday evening, and later this month, the 5,200-guest ship will go through several days of technical and nautical sea trials in the North Sea.

A team of river pilots from Emden will be responsible for manoeuvring the ship to Emden, according to a statement.

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