Meyer Turku floats out Carnival Cruise Line’s largest ship

Mardi Gras at its launch ceremony at Meyer Turku shipyard on January 24, 2020 (Photo: Carnival Cruise Line)

Meyer Turku floated out the Carnival Cruise Line ship Mardi Gras on Friday, January 24.

The 5,200-passenger vessel will be the largest in the Carnival fleet, as well as the first North American cruise ship to run on LNG, after its delivery in October of this year.

Mardi Gras will begin revenue sailings on November 14, 2020, out of Port Canaveral, Florida.

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