According to STX Europe shipbuilding group, the 5,400-passenger ship Allure of the Seas will soon be over Oasis of the Seas to become the world's largest passenger ship. Starting to be constructed in February of 2008, Allure has the same size as Oasis, 225,282 tons heavy, 361.8 meters long and 63. 4 meters wide. Moreover, some Royal Caribbean officials claim that Allure is actually 5 meters longer than one-year-old Oasis. Like Oasis, Allure is characterized by a Central Park, a Royal Promenade, and an Entertainment zone. The 16-deck ship will have as many as 8,460 people onboard including the crew, which makes Allure a city at sea.
Until now, the construction of Allure is nearly to be completed and officials have no difficulty in taking the ship to Fort Lauderdale for inaugural activities in November and official debut on December 1st. Allure, which cost around $ 1.2 billion, will have several-week voyage from Fort Lauderdale.
The Oasis of the Seas is currently the world’s largest passenger ship
Allure of the Seas will be the sister ship to the world's largest passenger ship, the Oasis of the Seas
Allure of the Seas is being constructed at STX Europe in Turku, Finland
The 16-deck ship will have as many as 8,460 people onboard
The ship has a 3-D movie screen and rights to run DreamWorks movies at the same time they are in theaters
Allure is a 225,282-ton ship, 361.8 meters long and 63. 4 meters wide
The passenger ship also includes a spacious theatre.
Allure of the Seas was designed under the name "Project Genesis"
Allure is set to be completed in November and has its first voyage on December 1st
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