Monday, 19 August 2013
MSC Magnifica is a Musica-class cruise ship operated by MSC Cruises. Constructed by STX Europe in Saint-Nazaire, the ship was launched in January 2009, completed in January 2010, and entered service in March 2010.
The vessel is 293.8 metres (964 ft) long, with a beam of 32.2 metres (106 ft).
The 93,330-gross ton vessel can reach a maximum speed of 23-knot (43 km/h; 26 mph) Magnifica has 1,259 cabins; 2,518 passengers can be carried at double occupancy, while 3,605 can be carried at full capacity. A crew of 1,027 operate the ship and provide for the passengers.