Costa Europa Chartered to Thomson Cruises

6 July 2009 (Last Updated July 6th, 2009 18:30)

Carnival Corporation has chartered its cruise liner, Costa Europa, to Thomson Cruises under a ten-year bareboat charter, effective from April 2010. The 1,488-passenger ship is presently operated by its Costa Cruises brand. Under the agreement, Thomson has an

Carnival Corporation has chartered its cruise liner, Costa Europa, to Thomson Cruises under a ten-year bareboat charter, effective from April 2010.

The 1,488-passenger ship is presently operated by its Costa Cruises brand.

Under the agreement, Thomson has an option to purchase the ship after five years.