Defunct Cruise Lines
Crystal Symphony is owned and operated by the Japanese luxury cruise line crystal cruises she was built at the Kvaerner Masa-Yards in Finland at a cost of $250 million and came into service in 1995 symphony's inauguration ceremony took place in New York on may 3 with actress Angela Lansbury acting as the ships Godmother.
Crystal Symphony underwent a refit in 2006 costing $23 million; additional upgrades were added in 2009 and 2012
On board there is a good selection of cabins and all staterooms include refrigerators with complimentary bottled water & soft drinks, penthouse suites guests receive welcome champagne a fully stocked bar and their very own butler service.
Other facilities on the ship include a movie theatre, the galaxy lounge complete with orchestra, casino, piano bar, salon and fitness centre, tennis courts and pools on the lido deck.
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.