The luxury newbuild for Regent, Seven Seas Explorer, was launched yesterday (October 30) by Fincantieri at the shipyard in Sestri Ponente. The delivery of the ship is scheduled for 2016 summer.

The ceremony was attended by the executive vice president of vessel operations, Robin Lindsay, for the shipowner, while Fincantieri was represented by the director of Sestri Ponente’s shipyard, Raffaele Davassi.

The godmother of the ceremony was an employee of Fincantieri, Antonia Ronchi.