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Discovery Princess completes sea trials

Discovery Princess was put through its paces off the coast of Italy
After successfully completing five days of sea trials, Discovery Princess is back at Fincantieri's Monfalcone shipyard for finishing leading up to delivery

This sixth and final Royal-class vessel for Princess Cruises was put through its paces to test steering, navigation equipment and propulsion.

March 27 maiden voyage from Los Angeles

Discovery Princess is scheduled to make its maiden, seven-day Mexican Riviera cruise round-trip from the Port of Los Angeles on March 27. After a series of Mexican Riviera and California coast voyages, the ship will embark on a season of weekly Alaska cruises from Seatte.

It has capacity for 3,660 passengers and features include Sky Suites with their huge balconies offering 270-degree views, The Sanctuary for quiet relaxtion and Broadway-style production shows. Like the rest of the fleet, Discovery Princess will offer the Medallion wearable device for personalized service and speedy MedallionNet Wi-Fi.

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