Saturday, July 4, 2020

    MSC Opera

    MSC Opera
    MSC Cruises' MSC Opera

    MSC Opera (MSC Cruises)


    MSC Opera sailed on her maiden voyage on June 26 2004. She was the third Lirica ship to join the class and was MSC’s flagship until MSC Musica took the title in 2006.



    MSC Opera¬†was the third ship of the Lirica class to undergo renovation under the “Renaissance Program”. New benefits to the sihp included new shops, a better buffet, larger restaurant and a new lounge.

    Ship info

    Cruise Line:MSC Cruises
    Status:In service
    Ship size:Mid-size ship
    Ship class:Lirica
    Sister ships: None
    Total crew:728
    Ship length:274.9 m
    Ship beam:32.0 m
    Ship draft:6.8 m
    No. of decks:9
    Service speed:18.0 knots
    Onboard currency:Euro
    Registry port:Valletta (Malta)
    IMO number:9250464
    Call sign:H3FV

    Build details

    Build date:2002
    Build cost:$266 million USD
    Entered service:June 2004

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