Royal Caribbean 'Icon Class': VIDEO

By ,   December 11, 2016 ,   Cruise Industry

The next class of Royal Caribbean cruise ship will be powered by LNG (liquefied natural gas) and introduce the use of fuel cell technology to considerably reduce greenhouse gas emissions. According to the company, the move marks a new era in shipbuilding.

The new class of ship is under the project name "Icon”, with two ships expected to be delivered to the fleet in 2022 and 2024.