Taken from the Prince of Wales Pier.
From Le Havre (France), going to Hamburg (Germany).
Owner: AIDA Cruises
Operator: AIDA Cruises
Port of registry: Italy
Builder: Kvaerner Masa-Yards (Finland)
In service: June 1996
Call Sign: IBNR
Tonnage: 38,531 gross register tons (GRT)
Length: 634.2 ft (193.30 m)
Beam: 90.5 ft (27.58 m)
Draft: 20.3 ft (6.19 m)
Decks: 11 total, 9 passenger
Installed power: 2 diesel-electric (21,720kW)
Speed: 20-knot (37 km/h; 23 mph)
Capacity: 1,186 passengers
Crew: 360 crew
A Dover Harbour photo.
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MS AIDAcara Cruise Ship near Cruise Terminal 1, Admiralty Pier, Dover Harbour
MS AIDAcara Cruise Ship at Sunset, Admiralty Pier, Western Docks, Dover Harbour
MS AIDAcara Cruise Ship, Western Docks, Admiralty Pier, Dover Harbour
MS AIDAcara Cruise Ship in an Early Morning Sea Mist, Dover Harbour
A new vessel from AIDA Cruises for 2011:
MS AIDAsol Cruise Ship in Dover Harbour on her Maiden Voyage
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