The organisation is urgently appealing for donors and investors, in an effort to give the ocean liner
a future it deserves such as a hotel, floating apartments, office space or a museum.
The ocean liner
is 50 meters long, 10 meters wide and 12 meters high.
The six-stamp issue, entitled Ocean Liners
, was launched on the same day as the Queen Mary 2 sets sail on its maiden transatlantic crossing to New York.
When stress builds, I often take a 10-minute mental vacation by placing myself on the deck of one of the ocean liners
pictured in my office, and then reflecting on Rudyard Kipling's insights in his poem, 'if.
A joint presentation of the Ocean Liner
Museum and the Seamen's Church Institute, the exhibition documents the use of the ocean liners
converted to troop carriers, hospital ships, and armed merchant cruisers during hostilities.
The liner sector of the ocean shipping industry is expected to change more in the next few years than it has in any other time during the past one hundred plus years, when ocean liner
conferences were first established.
reflected and promoted each country's nationalistic and maritime pride, serving as floating incarnations of the nations they represented.
SOUTHAMPTON, England -- Paying homage to the heyday of ocean liner
travel and the films that celebrated those voyages across the seas, and utilizing that setting for high drama, smart comedy and some of the most famous Fred Astaire dance numbers, The Film Society of Lincoln Center (FSLC) provides New York audiences with a summertime treat by presenting the film series, Cinematic Passages: Ocean Liners
ONE of the largest ocean liners
in the world was sailing into Liverpool today to mark the finale of the On The Waterfront festival.
Qazanfari further stated that Iranian experts' ability to manufacture the two giant ocean liners
marks a turning point in the country's marine industries, and added, "Given the investments made in the shipyard industries, we will witness a hike in the shipbuilding capacity of the country in the current and the following years.
CUNARD wants to hear from Merseysiders with memories of the three Queens - that is, the three ocean liners
Queen Mary Queen Elizabeth and QE2.
Ratcliffe also announced that longtime Princess operations executive Brian Langston-Carter will be retiring from Princess effective June 1, after the delivery of three new ocean liners
- the Diamond, Caribbean and Sapphire Princesses.