Defunct Cruise Lines
Costa Pacifica came into service in 2009 for Costa cruises she is the sister ship to the Costa Serena and the Costa Concordia, she was built at the Italian based Fincantieri shipyards, on June 5, 2009 Costa Pacifica was named by her godmother Noa Vezzali in a world first dual christening ceremony, together with the Costa Luminosa, both ships have different godmothers, the Pacifica embarked on her maiden voyage the following day.
Life on board the ship is based around music the vessel has its own soundtrack of 29 songs to accompany you throughout your holiday, the soundtrack CD can be purchased on the ship as a souvenir to take home, there is even a real recording studio on board that can be used to record your very own CD.
Other features on board the Costa Pacifica along with the usual pools, restaurants, bars and sports facilities include a grand prix simulator, the stardust theatre which is located on 3 levels, and for movie buffs the Pacifica has a large outdoor screen and if that’s not enough cabins have Interactive televisions with movies on demand.
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.