Last updated: 01:44 PM ET, Fri October 11 2019

Steel Cutting Ceremony Begins Countdown to New Cunard Ship

Cruise Line & Cruise Ship Cunard Line October 11, 2019

Josh Weinstein, Gilberto Tobaldi, Simon Palethorpeat the Fincantieri shipyard in Naples, Italy.
PHOTO: (L-R) Josh Weinstein, President of Carnival UK Ltd, Gilberto Tobaldi, Shipyard Director from Fincantieri and Simon Palethorpe, President of Cunard push the button, starting the machine to cut the first piece of steel at the Fincantieri shipyard in Naples, Italy for Cunard's new, as yet unnamed, ship which will launch in 2022. (Photo courtesy of Cunard)