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Mon Feb 25, 2013, 10:55 AM

Titanic cruise ship one step closer as shipyard prepares for construction [View all]

Source: Daily Mail

Plans to build a life-size sailing replica of the Titanic look set to go ahead after it was revealed that the shipyard chosen to build the ocean liner has begun upgrading its facilities in preparation of the forthcoming construction work.

Titanic II is to be built at CSC Jinling Shipyard Company in Nanjing, China, and is being funded by Australian billionaire businessman Clive Palmer.

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Its exterior will be an exact replica of the ill-fated vessel but engineers will incorporate the latest technology when it comes to engines and electronics.

It will also remain faithful to the classifications of the original ship with passengers able to buy first, second and third class tickets


Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/article-2284157/Titanic-cruise-ship-step-closer-shipyard-prepares-



...and to maintain the air of authenticity, steerage passengers will be the last admitted to the lifeboats...

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