Royal Caribbean ordered fifth Quantum-class vessel

By ,   November 3, 2015 ,   Cruise Industry

Royal Caribbean International (RCI) has ordered a 5th Quantum-class ship, scheduled for delivery in autumn 2020. According to the line, the decision had been made after the “exceptional” performance of the Quantum class.

The line said that based on current ship orders, projected capital expenditures for full year 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 are $1.6 billion, $2.4 billion, $0.5 billion, $2.5 billion and $1.4 billion, respectively.

Capacity increases for 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 are expected to be 5.4%, 6.4%, 3.4%, 3.7% and 6.6%, respectively.