Is MSC Opera still sailing?

The MSC Opera is spending the operational pause in Italy and is presently docked in the Port of Naples. After spending some time in the Island of Sicily, the MSC Lirica is currently in Malta.

Is MSC Opera still sailing?

The MSC Opera is spending the operational pause in Italy and is presently docked in the Port of Naples. After spending some time in the Island of Sicily, the MSC Lirica is currently in Malta.

Where is MSC Opera right now?

West Mediterranean
The current position of MSC OPERA is at West Mediterranean (coordinates 43.89448 N / 8.51551 E) reported 1 min ago by AIS.

Where does the MSC Opera sail from?

Genoa (Milan, Italy) Palermo (Sicily Italy) Barcelona (Spain) Marseille (France Riviera)…Current itinerary of MSC Opera.

Date / Time Port
24 May 18:00 Departing from Barcelona, Spain hotels
26 May 08:00 – 17:00 Tunis, La Goulette, Tunisia
27 May 08:00 – 18:00 Palermo, Sicily Italy
28 May 07:00 – 13:00 Naples, Italy

Are cruise ships operating at the moment?

At the moment, the cruise line plans on resuming cruises in North America on June 27, 2020. Update 1: The cruise line has released a new update which we’ve detailed here. Eight cruise ships will resume sailings in August and the majority of the fleet will start cruises until September 2020.

Where are MSC cruise ships at the moment?

Where In The World Are MSC’s Cruise Ships?

  • Recently delivered, the MSC Virtuosa remains in St. Nazaire, France.
  • Currently the only MSC ship in service, the Grandiosa is sailing a seven-night itinerary to Italy and Malta.
  • The MSC Magnifica resumed service in October, as the second MSC ship to welcome passengers back.

What happened MSC Armonia?

On 10 April 2018, MSC Armonia struck a dock at the port in Roatán. Damage to the ship was minor and after repairs were made to the ship, Honduran Port State Control authorities cleared the ship to continue her journey to Belize. No injuries to the passengers and crew on board were reported.

When was MSC Opera last refurbished?

MSC Cruises MSC Opera

MSC Opera
Year Last Refurbished 2015
Capacity 2,150 passengers
Decks 9
Tonnage 65,591

Who owns MSC Opera cruise ship?

MSC Opera

Owner MSC Cruises
Operator MSC Cruises
Port of registry Panama City, Panama
Builder Chantiers de l’Atlantique, St. Nazaire, France

Are MSC cruise ships sailing now?

WE’RE BACK… MSC MERAVIGLIA AND MSC DIVINA THIS SUMMER RESTART CRUISES ARE NOW OPEN FOR BOOKING. MSC Meraviglia will kick off MSC Cruises’ restart with cruises beginning August 2, 2021, with 3- and 4-night cruises from Miami to The Bahamas featuring our exclusive private island, Ocean Cay MSC Marine Reserve.

When MSC cruise will start?

MSC Cruises has announced that the company’s entire fleet of 19 ships will be sailing during summer 2022. There will be 500 departures to choose from. MSC Virtuosa, one of the company’s newest ships, will return from a season in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar to enrich MSC Cruises’ offering in Northern Europe.

When can cruise ships sail again?

Update 1: The private cruise line has now extended the hold on cruises through July 10, 2020. The first sailings will begin again on July 11. Update 2: MSC is now planning on a phased-in return from August 1 and the fleet won’t be fully back in business until Summer 2021 depending on the region.

What MSC ships are currently sailing?

MSC Cruises

  • MSC Explora 4. Current cruise: N/A.
  • MSC Explora 3. Current cruise: N/A.
  • MSC Explora 2. Current cruise: N/A.
  • MSC Explora 1. Current cruise: N/A.
  • MSC Euribia. Current cruise: N/A.
  • MSC Seascape. Current cruise: N/A.
  • MSC World Europa. Current cruise: N/A.
  • MSC Virtuosa. Current cruise: 4 days, one-way from Southampton to Malaga.

What happened to Captain of MSC Opera?

According to Italian media reports, Captain Carmine Siviero of the MSC Opera was sentenced to five months in prison while the chief engineer and the chief electrician were sentenced to two months in prison.

What happened MSC Opera?

On June 2, 2019, the MSC Opera lost control while preparing to dock in Venice, causing the vessel to crash into Uniworld’s River Countess while moored at the San Basilio Pier in the Giudecca Canal. Two tugboats tried to intercept the ship but it was too late.

Has MSC Opera been refurbished?

MSC Opera has returned to service following an extensive refurbishment as part of MSC Cruises’ €200 million Renaissance Programme.

Are South African cruise ports open?

South African government keeps cruises open despite Omicron variant. The South African government on Sunday decided against enhancing national safety restrictions aimed at stopping the spread of COVID-19, with scheduled cruises to be allowed to operate if cruise lines wish to do so.