Celebrity orders fifth Edge-class ship for delivery in 2024
Celebrity Edge was delivered in 2018

Celebrity orders fifth Edge-class ship for delivery in 2024

MIAMI — Celebrity Cruises’ parent company Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. has signed on for a fifth Edge-class ship for delivery in Fall 2024.

“Edge class made an immediate hit with Celebrity Cruises guests and is a state-of-the-art example of technical excellence and elegant design,” said Richard D. Fain, Chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. “We can’t wait to build the next one.”

Adds Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, President and CEO, Celebrity Cruises: “Celebrity Edge has delighted our guests and affirmed Celebrity Cruises as the leading modern luxury brand.  Chantiers de l’Atlantique has been a brilliant partner and we look forward to creating another amazing vessel with them.”

Celebrity Edge was delivered in 2018.  Three other Edge-class ships were ordered earlier and are scheduled for delivery in 2020, 2021 and 2022.  This latest order is contingent upon financing.