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GROSS TONNAGE: 81,769 grt.
(One registered ton equals 100 cubic feet)
LENGTH: 935 feet
BEAM: 105.8 feet
SPEED: 24 knots (top)
22 knots (service)
DRAFT: 26 feet
SHIP'S REGISTRY: The Netherlands
CAPACITY: 1,918 passengers
DEDICATED: February 22, 2006
POWER PLANT: 5 diesel electric engines
1 gas turbine engine
BUILDER: Fincantieri (Italy)
Introduction to the Vista Class
Cruise review - - Review of a 2019 cruise from New
Zealand to Australia
"An Interview with Captain John Scott", first master of Noordam.
"Rescue at Sea" -- Article on Noordam's rescue of 22 refugees off Turkey in 2006 including interview with Captain Has Mateboer and other participants in the rescue.
Profile and review - Holland America Line - Eurodam