April 11, 2007

World's Largest Ocean Liner Completes Maiden World Cruise

This appeared on the NY1 site as the QM2 returned to New York yesterday after her 1st world cruise!

"The Queen Mary 2 arrived at Brooklyn's Cruise Terminal, Pier 12 in Red Hook, Tuesday morning after completing its maiden world cruise. The 80-day cruise began in Ft. Lauderdale on January 10th. The world’s largest ocean liner will now be based in the city for the next year and a half. The liner is more than 1,100 feet long and more than 236 feet high and weighs approximately 150,000 tons. It has a maximum capacity of more than 3,000 and a crew of more than 1,200. "


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