The Quantum Class is the name of an upcoming cruise class of Royal Caribbean International, formerly known as the Sunshine Project. The Quantum Class ships will outperform the previous Freedom Class ships, becoming the second largest passenger ships of Royal Caribbean International (the first are those of the Oasis Class). The first two vessels of this class, the Quantum of the Seas and the Anthem of the Seas, are expected to be delivered in November 2014 and in the spring of 2015, respectively. The third ship, the Ovation of the Seas, is expected to be delivered in mid-2016.
Queen of the Mississippi is a ship owned and operated by American Cruise Lines (ACL). It was built in 2012 by the Chesapeake Naval Construct in Salisbury, Maryland to navigate the river overnight in the continental United States. The vessel has a capacity for 150 passengers in its 77 cabins. Of them, 65 have private balconies. All have private bathrooms, windows, Wi-Fi, and interior entrances.
MSC Crociere S.A. (Website) is an Italian-Swiss cruise company, founded in 1987 by the Sorrentino Gianluigi Aponte. Originally founded as Flotta Lauro Lines by the Italian Achille Lauro, the company started its operations in the world of cruises in the 1960s with two ships SS Angelina Lauro and MS Achille Lauro.