Defunct Cruise Lines
Celebrity Eclipse entered service in 2010, her keel was laid down in 2009 at the Meyer Werft shipyard in germany and cost of 750 million dollars to build.Celebrity Eclipse is a Solstice-class cruise ship,she is the sister ship of the Celebrity Solstice and Celebrity Equinox,these ships are considered to be some of the most environment-friendly ships in the world due to their highly-efficient hull coatings and lighting system Solstice-class vessels save 30% more energy than other ships.
shortly after completion the celebrity eclipse was used to rescue 2000 British tourists stranded in Spain due to the Iceland Volcano Eruption.
one of the ships unusual features include a real grass lawn where passengers can enjoy a round of mini golf or try their luck with the giant Jenga puzzle,other unusual features on the eclipse include the Martini Bar which is made from ice, and a glass blowing studio,the celebrity eclipse is also furnished with all the usual activities found on a modern cruise ship.
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.