Fincantieri launches second of three ships for Silversea Cruises

Fincantieri has launched Silver Moon, the second of a series of three ultra-luxury cruise ships ordered by Monaco-based Silversea Cruises.

The vessel will enter service with the owner’s fleet in 2020. It will be the ninth ship to be acquired by Silversea.

Silver Moon is a sister to Silver Muse, which took to the sea in 2017, and Silver Dawn, which is due for delivery in 2021. It will have capacity for 596 passengers.

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