Cunard's Queen Elizabeth arrives at Piraeus Port.Heavy weather condition did not let this lady to approach Piraeus Port according to her itinerary,which referred her arrival at 06.00 (04.00 UTC). Finally she entered Piraeus Port at 10.30 (08.30 UTC) !!
Tonnage: 90,901 gross tons
Length: 294 m (965 ft)
Beam: 32.3 m (106 ft)
Draught: 8 m (26 ft)
Decks: 16 total 12 accessible to passengers
Installed power: 4 × MaK 12VM43C diesels
2 × MaK 8M43C diesels for 64MW at 514 rpm. Emergency 1,293kW Mitsubishi S12RMPTA diesel generator.
Propulsion: Main propulsion: Two (2) x 17.6MW ABB Azipods podded propulsors. Bow Thrusters: Three (3) x ABB 2,200kW bow thrusters.
Speed: 23.7 kts.
Capacity: 2,092 passengers lower beds, 2547 maximum passengers
Owner: Carnival Corporation & plc
Operator: Cunard Line
Ordered: October, 2007
Builder: Fincantieri Monfalcone Shipyard, Italy
Cost: UK£350 million (approx.)US$560 million
Yard number: 6187
Laid down: 2 July 2009
Launched: 5 January 2010
Christened: 11 October 2010
Completed: October 2010
Maiden voyage: 12 October 2010
In service: October 2010
Status: In Service
The video is taken by Petros Psarras © 2012 for Πειραιάς-Piraeus
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