Cunard’s Princess Beached at Aliaga Ship Breaking Yard to Be Scrapped

Golden Iris - Mano CruisesThe vessel GOLDEN IRIS known as CUNARD PRINCESS, after operating for over 45 years, has been beached at Aliaga ship-breaking yard in Turkey to be dismantled and sold for scrap metal.

The 537-foot vessel was built by Denmark’s Burmeister and Wain in the 1970s, along with another vessel ordered by the hotel chain; MGM, which was looking to capitalize on the rapidly expanding cruise industry.

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