Norwegian Breakaway

Highest technical standards and innovative technologies characterized the construction of this luxury liner. The ship consists of 73 steel blocks. The first of these over 70 block was keel-laid in May 2012. The Norwegian Breakaway is in service since May 2013. Having a tonnage of 144.000 gt, the Norwegian Breakaway was the largest cruise ship ever manufactured in Germany at that time.

The cruise ship has been constructed in respect to the innovative „Freestyle Cruising“ concept that ensures maximum individuality, freedom and flexibility on board to the passengers. The stylistically confident design of the over 2.000 cabins combined with a cozy equipment guarantee a relaxed journey with the Norwegian Breakaway for up to 4.000 passengers. There are studios for persons travelling alone, cabins with king-size beds for couples or double cabins for families.

New York is the home port of the Breakaway. From here she will be travelling to Bermudas in spring and summer. In winter she will be cruising on the Bahamas and in the Caribbean Sea.

The name of the ship was chosen in the course of a competition of the American newspaper USA Today from over 230.000 suggestions.

Main Characteristics of the Norwegian Breakaway

Tonnage144.000 gt
Overall Length324 m
Width39,7 m
Engine Capacity62.400 kW
Speed21,5 knots
Number of Passenger Cabins2.014
Passengers3.969

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