The Norwegian Star Cruise
Ship in the Panama Canal January 20, 2010.
Norwegian Star is a Libra
class cruise ship operated by Norwegian Cruise Line. She was
built in 2001 by Meyer Werft, Papenburg, Germany.
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Norwegian Star is seen in the attached images here on her
North Bound Panama Canal Transit on January the 12th 2010.
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Norwegian Star Cruise Ships Onboard Live Camera.
The Norwegian Star Cruise Ship leaving
the Gatun Locks to the Caribbean
Class and type: Libra class cruise ship
Tonnage: 91,000 gross tons
Length: 965 ft (294.13 m)
Beam: 105 ft (32.00 m)
Draft: 28 ft (8.53 m)
Capacity: 2,240 passengers
Crew: 1,100 crew
This ship entered service at the end of 2001. She was
originally intended to operate with Star Cruises under the
name SuperStar Libra, but six months before delivery it was
decided that the ship would be assigned to Star Cruises'
subsidiary, Norwegian Cruise Line. The vessel was christened
at the Port of Miami in a dual ceremony with another new NCL
vessel, constructed at Germany's Lloyd Werft shipyard, the