Celebrity Edge (Celebrity Cruises)

Overview

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Originally nicknamed Project EDGE, Celebrity Edge is the first in the new Edge-class series of ships.

Celebrity Cruises announced a new class of ship in late 2014 – with an initial order of four vessels. The first, Celebrity Edge started construction in November 2016 with the first steel cutting; at the STX Shipyard in St. Nazaire, France.

Celebrity Edge is currently under construction and due for delivery in November 2018, with her sister ships due in 2020-2022.

Ship preview

Trivia

Celebrity Edge is the first of four Edge-class cruise ships. She will be one of the most technologically advanced cruise ships at launch. With features such as touchscreen controls of heat, light, sound in all staterooms and access by electronic keys on mobile phones.

Her staterooms have been designed in conjunction with Kelly Hoppen MBE. Exterior deck features have been designed in partnership with Tom Wright of WKK Architects.



Ship info

Cruise Line Celebrity Cruises
Ship class Edge class
Ships in class
  • Celebrity Edge (Due 2018)
  • Celebrity Beyond (Due 2020)
  • TBA (Due 2021)
  • TBA (Due 2022)
Tonnage 129,500
Passengers 2,918
Staterooms 1,467
Crew 1,320
Ship Length 306 m (1,004 ft)
Ship Beam 39 (128 ft)
Ship Draft 8.23 m (27 ft)
No. of decks 14
Elevators 16
Service Speed 22 knots
Onboard Currency USD
Registry Port TBA
Home Port Port Miami, Florida
Shipyard STX France, St. Nazaire
Build Date November 2016 (Keel laid)
Build Cost TBA
Entered Service Due November 2018
Last refit
Next refit
IMO Number
Call Sign
Status Under construction

 


Ship construction

Celebrity Edge steel-cutting - November 2016

Celebrity Edge steel-cutting – November 2016

March 2017

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