Costa Mediterranea is the first
ship to feature the new graphic design with the ship name and Italian flag on
the bow. The vessel's hull was painted during stopovers in Marseille and
Genoa, 7 April 2018 – In its 70th anniversary year, the ships in the
Costa Cruises fleet will feature a
new livery that pays tribute to Italy, the company's homeland since its
A stylised Italian flag, as well as the name of the ship, will be painted on
the bow in a specially designed new font in larger lettering than previously.
The first ship to display the new
livery is Costa Mediterranean. The logo was painted during a short cruise in the
Mediterranean: on Thursday 5 April, during a port call at Marseille, the left
side of the bow was painted, and the day after in Savona, it was the turn of the right side.
By the end of
the year the rest of the Costa fleet currently in service will also be painted.
The project also covers the new ships under
construction, including Costa Venezia
and Costa Smeralda, scheduled to be delivered
in March 2019 and October 2019 respectively.
So the Italian
flag will wave at the bow of Costa ships, as well as at the stern, taking
"Italy's finest" to around 250 destinations across the globe.
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