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Carnival Radiance (RD) Fact Sheet

Published 08/21/2018 04:39 PM   |    Updated 07/07/2020 03:28 PM

Carnival Radiance
Shipyard: Transformation in Cadiz, Spain
Inaugural cruise: to be announced
Country of registry: Panama
Cost: $200 million dollar transformation and makeover

Formerly Carnival Victory
Shipyard: Fincantieri Cantieri Navali Italiani, Italy
Inaugural cruise: October 15, 2000
Godmother: Mary Frank, Wife of Howard Frank, Carnival Corporation's Vice Chairman
Country of registry: Panama
Cost: $430 million


Size/Capacity

  • Gross tonnage: 101,509
  • Length: 893 feet
  • Beam: 116 feet; 125 feet at pool deck
  • Maximum draft: 27 feet
  • Cruising Speed: 21 knots
  • Occupancy based on 2 guests per stateroom: 2984 (1492 staterooms)
  • Full guest occupancy: 3873
  • Passenger decks: 13
  • Space Ratio: 34:1


Crew

  • Total officers and crew: 1108
  • Officers: International
  • Hotel and cruise staff: International


Accommodations
1492 Total Guest Staterooms (including 47 Accessible Staterooms)

  • 2 Captain Suites
  • 10 Grand Suites
  • 40 Ocean Suites
  • 503 balcony staterooms
  • 6 scenic ocean view staterooms
  • 304 ocean view window staterooms
  • 612 interior staterooms
  • 15 ocean view and interior upper/lower and twin/sofa bed staterooms

All staterooms feature: telephone, 110 AC power outlet, individual climate control, Carnival Comfort Bed Collection, hair dryer, safe, flat-screen TV and non-stocked mini bar unit

Life Saving Equipment
Grand Total Life Saving Capacity: 5725

  • 22 Life Boats (occupancy each: 150 / total occupancy: 3300)
  • 2 Rescue / Water Shuttle Boats (occupancy each: 60 / total occupancy: 120)
  • 30 Launchable Life Rafts (occupancy each: 35 / total occupancy: 1050)
  • 4 Launchable Life Rafts (occupancy each: 25 / total occupancy: 100)
  • 33 Life Rafts (occupancy each: 35 / total occupancy: 1155)


Maintenance Schedule

Carnival Victory

  • Dry Dock: 10/14/01 – 10/26/01
  • Dry Dock: 10/24/04 – 11/06/04
  • Dry Dock: 10/21/07 – 11/03/07
  • Dry Dock: 11/07/10 – 11/21/10
  • Dry Dock: 3/21/15 – 4/04/15
  • Dry Dock: 1/04/18 – 1/20/18

Carnival Radiance Transformation

  • Dry Dock: 3/19/20 – 4/26/20


Ship Refurbishments and Renovations

Carnival Radiance Transformation – Completed 4/26/20

  • 110 new guest suites and staterooms
  • Liquid Lounge
  • Java Blue Café
  • Limelight Lounge
  • Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse
  • RedFrog Pub
  • Piano Bar 88
  • Chef’s Table dining room
  • Bonsai Sushi
  • Big Chicken Restaurant
  • Pizzeria del Capitano
  • Carnival WaterWorks
  • Cucina del Capitano
  • Guy’s Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse
  • SportSquare (SkyCourse, basketball court, jogging track, ping pong, foosball, pool tables and nine-hole miniature golf course)
  • Cloud 9 Spa and Cloud 9 Spa Staterooms
  • Expanded Retail Spaces


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