Construction of Celebrity Cruises highly anticipated new cruise ship, Celebrity Edge is on schedule and the ship is expected to set sail on its first sea trials very soon.
The ship is being constructed at the STX shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France and is the first new class of ships for Celebrity Cruises in 10 years.
It has been reported that the ship will depart the shipyard on 26 July 2018 for its first set of sea trials ahead of its debut later this year.
The 129,500 gross tonne Celebrity Edge will accommodate 2,900 passengers and is expected to be delivered to Celebrity Cruises in October 2018. The new ship will offer cruises to the Eastern and Western Caribbean during her inaugural season.