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Type passenger ship, cargo ship
Built by Chantiers de l'Atlantique, St Nazaire
Yard number G19
Launch date
Length overall 315.5 m (345 yd)
Length between perpendiculars 290 m (317.1 yd)
Beam 33.8 m (36.9 yd)
Gross tonnage 66348
Gross register tonnage 76049 register tons
Deadweight tonnage 13,740 t (30,511,044.00 lb)
Speed 31 knots


Owner: Cie. Générale Transatlantique.
Name: France
Flag: France France

Place: Le Havre.

Owner: Klosters R/A.
Name: Norway
Flag: Norway Norway

Owner: Kloster Cruise.
Flag: Norway Norway

Owner: Norwegian Cruise Line.

Engine room explosion.claimed 7 lives with a further 12 injured. She was towed to Lloyd Werft in Bremerhaven by the tug Smitwijs Rotterdam.

sold for scrap.She was towed to Alang by the Chinese tug De Da Alang in India.
Owner: Haryana Ship Breakers, India.
Name: Blue Lady

Place: beach of Alang, India.

Place: Alang.

SS France 
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SS «Norway» ankommer Southampton 7. mai 1980 på sin jomfrutur fra Oslo til New York.
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Instance ofpassenger ship,
cruise ship,
transatlantic liner
Location Norway
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Yard number
  • G19
Home port
Service entry
  • 19 January 1962
Start time1962
  • 33.81 m
  • 10.48 m
  • 315.53 m
  • 35.2 kn
47° 17′ 21.42″ N, 2° 11′ 24.83″ W
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IMO number : 5119143
Name of ship : FRANCENORWAY (1979–2006) → BLUE LADY (since 01/02/2006)
Call sign : → LITA → C6CM7
MMSI : –
Gross tonnage : 66343 (during 1961) → 70202 (during 1984) → 76049 (since 1990)
DWT : 13960
Type of ship : Passenger/Cargo Ship → Passenger (Cruise) Ship (since 1979)
Builder : Chantiers de l'Atlantique (G19)
Year of build : 1962
Flag : France Flag of France.svg → Norway Flag of Norway.svg (1979–1987) → Bahamas Civil Ensign of the Bahamas.svg (since 1987)
Port of registry : Le Havre → Oslo → Nassau
Status of ship : Keel Laid → Launched (11/05/1960) → Delivered (19/11/1961) → In Service/Commission (since 19/01/1962) → Broken Up (since 15/08/2006)
Registered owner : –


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