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ROYAL CARIBBEAN MARKS CONSTRUCTION MILESTONE FOR SECOND QUANTUM ULTRA CLASS SHIP

World’s Most Innovative Cruise Line Celebrates Steel Cutting of Odyssey of the Seas

MIAMI, Feb. 1, 2019* – Royal Caribbean International marked an important milestone today as the first piece of steel was cut for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany. The 27th ship in the global cruise line’s fleet will be named Odyssey of the Seas.

Set to debut in April 2021, Odyssey will sail from Rome. Additional details on Odyssey will be revealed later this year.

About Royal Caribbean International
Royal Caribbean International is the world’s largest global cruise line, delivering innovation at sea for more than 50 years. Each successive class of ships is an architectural marvel featuring the latest technology and guest experiences for today’s adventurous traveler. The cruise line continues to revolutionize vacations with itineraries to the more than 260 destinations in 72 countires on six continents, including Royal Caribbean’s highly anticipated Perfect Day Island Collection including the first private island in The Bahamas, Perfect Day at CocoCay.  

Media can stay up-to-date by following @RoyalCaribPR on Twitter, and visiting RoyalCaribbeanPressCenter.com. For additional information or to make reservations, vacationers should call their travel advisor; visit RoyalCaribbean.com; or call (800) ROYAL-CARIBBEAN.

*June 2020 Update: The original press release noted Odyssey of the Seas would set sail in 2020. The impact of worldwide port and shipyard closures have created delays in the construction schedule and delivery of Odyssey. Based on adjusted plans and timelines created in partnership with Meyer Werft shipyard in Germany, delivery of Royal Caribbean’s newest ship is now scheduled for April 2021. Odyssey will spend her inaugural season sailing Eastern Mediterranean cruises from Rome, before arriving to the U.S. in November 2021. Originally, the ship was to debut in November 2020.

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February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. Richard Fain, Chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., was on hand to announce that the ship will be named Odyssey of the Seas. The ship is scheduled to debut April 2021 in Rome.
*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. Richard Fain, Chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., was on hand to announce that the ship will be named Odyssey of the Seas. The ship is scheduled to debut April 2021 in Rome.

*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. Richard Fain, Chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., and Michael Bayley, President and CEO, Royal Caribbean International, were on hand to announce that the ship will be named Odyssey of the Seas. The ship is scheduled to debut April 2021 in Rome.
*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. Richard Fain, Chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., and Michael Bayley, President and CEO, Royal Caribbean International, were on hand to announce that the ship will be named Odyssey of the Seas. The ship is scheduled to debut April 2021 in Rome.

*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. Richard Fain, Chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., and MIchael Bayley, President and CEO, Royal Caribbean International, were on hand to announce that the ship will be named Odyssey of the Seas. The ship is scheduled to debut April 2021 in Rome.
*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. Richard Fain, Chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., and MIchael Bayley, President and CEO, Royal Caribbean International, were on hand to announce that the ship will be named Odyssey of the Seas. The ship is scheduled to debut April 2021 in Rome.

*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.
*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.

*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.
*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.

*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.
*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.

*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.
*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.

*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.
*Updated June 2020

February 1, 2019 – Royal Caribbean International marked the official start of construction today by cutting the first piece of steel for its second Quantum Ultra Class ship. The next engineering marvel in the innovative cruise line’s lineup will officially be named Odyssey of the Seas and debut April 2021 in Rome.

*Updated June 2020