imo 9000259

Registered owner: Corot Shipping Corp. - USA -Beneficial owner: Carnival Corp. - USA - Operator: Princess Cruises USA

Entered service: 1995 - Refit: 2013/2018 - Gross tonnage: 77.441 - Pass. cap. lower beds: 2022 - All berths: 2342 - Passenger decks: 10 - Length: 261,31 m.-  Beam: 32,25 m. - Propulsion diesel/electric: 4 diesel engines make Sulzer 16ZA40S output 11.520 kW. each - 2 fixed propellers.- Service speed: 21 knots - Built: Fincantieri - Italy - Yard no:5909 - Classification: Lloyds Register - Flag: Bermuda

Sister Ships: Oceana-Dawn Princess-Sea Princess.

Passenger space ratio all berths: 33.06
Passenger space ratio lower beds: 38.30

Ship is from a serie of 4 identical ships.
Sun Princess built 1995 - Sea Princess built 1998 hand over to P&O -UK in 2003 New name "ADONIA"
In may 2005 return sailing for Princess under the original name SEA PRINCESS.
Ocean Princess built 2000. The Ocean Princess hand over to P&O -UK in 2002. New Name "OCEANA".
She is still in operation as "OCEANA" for P&O-UK- Dawn Princess built 1997 still in operation under same name.

August 9 - 2013 Sun Princess has begun what Princess Cruises calls a $30 million transformation at Sembawang shipyard in Singapore  that will refurbish and enhance the ship. During the two-week makeover, the vessel will receive a new atrium with Princess’ signature International Café, a new sushi and seafood venue, an updated Horizon Court buffet, and a refreshed Lotus Spa.Once out of drydock, Sun Princess will set sail on a season of Asia and Australia cruises, before beginning a second season of Japan-based cruising in April 2014

August 20-2013 Princess Cruises has canceled the sailing of the 1,950-passenger SUN PRINCESS earlier this week , citing a power problem.
The 18-year-old vessel had just emerged from a $30 million overhaul in a Singapore Sembawang dry dock and had been scheduled to sail a 14-night voyage from the city to Freemantle, Australia.
 A malfunction occurred in the ship's switchboard resulting in "limited onboard power hindering (the ship's) ability to run all hotel operations."

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