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 CRUISE LINE (example)

SHIPNAME  

Gross Tonnage

Built  

Pass. Cap. based on 2  

Remarks

    SHIP sold for scrap but still available on site

Note: Owner of the ship is often difficult to trace due to liability and taxes

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LANCE SHIPPING  -  CYPRUS 

MIRAGE -I*

14.264

1973

536

 ex.Magic-1. Sold for scrap to Turkey March 2012 .

LEONARDO -SHIPPING  - BAHAMAS   see by Kyma Shipmanagement

LINDBLAD SPECIAL EXPEDITIONS - USA  in alliance with National Geographic

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ENDEAVOUR*

3.132

1966

108

ex.Caledonian Star -Owned by Etica

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ENDEAVOUR II * 2.716 2005 127 Aquired as VIA  AUSTRALIS Start operation third quater 2016
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC EXPLORER*

6.471

1982

148

ex. LYNGEN Aquired from Hurtigruten delivery oct.2007.Start operation 2008

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ISLANDER 1.065 1995 48 Owned by Interlago - Ecuador
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SEA BIRD    630 1982 62  

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ORION*

3.984

2003

102

 ex. Orion - Acquired March 5-2013 Start operations March 2014 New name: National Geographic Orion.

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SEA LION 

   630

1982

62

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC  QUEST* 2.906 2017 100 Newbuild order at Nichols Brothers Boat Builders
NATIONAL VENTURE 2018 100 Sister ship at Nichols Brothers Boat Builders

LOUIS CRUISES - CYPRUS / GREECE

CALYPSO*

11.162

1967

 486

Operated from 2005 on Greek-arm of Louis laid-up. Sold for scrap to Alang March 2013

CELESTYAL CRISTAL*  25.611 1980  966 Aquired may 2007 as Silja Opera/Opera.  Hand-over to subsidiary Celestyal Cruises
CELESTYAL   NEFELI* 19.093    800  Ex. GEMINI* Start operations 2016 on a three year charter agreement.
CELESTYAL OLYMPIA*

37.773

1982

1448

ex.Sunbird of Sun/MyTravel.Charter to Thomson Holidays- UK New name Thomson Destiny Fully owned by Louis may 2008.Charter ended may 2012. Back into the fleet of Louis. New name: LOUIS OLYMPIA  Hand over to subsidiary Celestyal Cruises Renamed CELESTYAL OLYMPIA

THE  EMERALD*

26.431

1958

 990

Charter to Thomson Holidays- UK.Charter ended oct.2008. Laid-up. March 23-2012 The Emerald will be located in the Korean harbour of Yeosu and operated as hotelship during Expo 2012. The charter takes 94 days
SOLD FOR SCRAP 2012

IVORY *

12.609

1957

 508

 ex.Ausonia  Re-named may 2006. On charter to Golden Star Cruises 2007 and re-named Aegean-II. Back to Louis Cruises in 2008 SOLD FOR SCRAP 2010
LOUIS  AURA * 15.781 1968  728 Aug.28/2006 on five year bareboat/hire purchase agreement from Abou Mehri. Sold to Teal Shipping 2007(Louis Cruises interest) Renamed sept.2013 in Louis Aura.Since May 2017 Aegean Queen
LOUIS   RHEA* 14.194 1971 688 Purchased by public auction apr.'05 ex.Triton of Royal Olympia  Greek-arm of Louis. laid-up. Sail from march 2014 as Louis Rhea Sold for scrap dec.2013

PRINCESA MARISSA*

10.487

1966

 853

First ship of Louis acquired in 1987. Withdrawn from service march 2008.  Sold for scrap april 2008.

SAPPHIRE*

12.563

1967

 650

 Laid-up for few years in Greece.  Sold for scrap to India March 2012

SEA DIAMOND*

22.412

1986

1160

 ex.Birka Princess*  Acquired by Louis Cruise.-febr.2006  Ship sank off Santorini

SERENADE*

14.173

1957

 739

ex. Mermoz. Owned by Uniground Shipping Ltd.-Bahamas a Louis Comp. Withdrawn from service march 2008 Sold for scrap april 2008.

THOMSON  MAJESTY*

40.876

1992

1460

ex.NORWEGIAN MAJESTY  Sold april 2008 to Louis Cruises. Left NCL fleet on dec.2009 Start operations for Louis dec.4-2009 On charter to Thomson May 2012. New name Thomson Majesty. Charter contract until Nov. 2017

THOMSON SPIRIT*

33.930

1983

1214

(ex.Nieuw-Amsterdam) Bareboat/hire purchase agreement with Carnival Corp.(HAL). Fully owned by Louis since May 2008. Charter to Thomson Holidays- UK until 2018

LORAL Ltd. - GREECE

DREAM

4.326 1997 180 Aquired june 2005 from Turkish Maritime as TDI KARADENIZ

LUBOV ORLOVA SHIPPING CO Ltd.  -   RUSSIA a Far Eastern Shipping  see also RUSSIAN SHIPS -Fleetlist R)

LYUBOV  ORLOVA*   4.251 1976 110 Expedition ship. Sold for scrap aug..2012

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