Defunct Cruise Lines
Carnival Valor was built at the fincantieri shipyard in Italy at a cost of $500 million, she is a large ship measuring 952 feet in length, she came into service with carnival in 2004 following a christening ceremony with American TV host Katie Couric acting as godmother.
Carnival Valor is a Conquest Class cruise ship The Carnival Valor's home port is Miami, Florida and has been since its inaugural sailing in 2004. her onboard features include 4 Swimming Pools, 1 with a 214-foot long water slide 15,000-square-foot Health & Fitness Facility, Internet Cafe "Boulevard" of Shops & Boutiques, "Action Alley" - a Recreation Center housing a video arcade Teen Coffee Bar & Dance Club, 3,300-square-foot Children's Play area, Multi-Media Conference Center, Expansive Sports Deck - with Basketball & Volleyball Courts Jogging Track Card Room Game Room.
Onboard Entertainment and Facilities
|Restaurants & Bars||Shops|
|Fast Food||Room Service|
|Nightclub or Disco||Lounge|
|Pursers desk||Excursion desk|
|Card room||Medical room|
|Laundry room||Sauna/steam room|
|Gym||Childrens activity clubs|
|Babysitting service||Video games room|
|Sports facilities||Outdoor movie theater|
Captain E.J. Smith - captain of the RMS Titanic died when the ship hit an iceburg and sank in 1912.
- was the negligent captain of the Exxon Valdez during its 1989 oil spill.
Edward Teach (Blackbeard) - was the notorious English pirate captain of the Queen anne's Revenge, killed in battle 1718
Francesco Schettino - Captain of the Costa Concordia at the time when she ran aground and partially sank on the night of 13 January 2012 near Isola del Giglio, Tuscany, Italy.
David Lewry - was the Captain of the herald of free enterprise car ferry which capsized on the 6 March 1987 after leaving the Belgian port of Zeebrugge with her bow doors still open, causing the deaths of 193 people.
Mauro Balomaga - was the captain of the MV Rena container ship that ran aground near Tauranga, New Zealand On 5 October 2011 resulting in an oil spill and 88 of her containers to fall in to the sea,the captain was jailed for 7 months for his part in the disaster.
Captain James Hook - is a fictional character from the popular novel and movie peter pan, known for wearing a hook after his right hand was eaten by a crocodile.