Carnival Conquest at Grand Cayman on January 5, 2006.
|Owner:||Carnival Corporation & plc|
|Operator:||Carnival Cruise Lines|
|Port of registry:||Panama|
|Ordered:||August 4, 1998|
|Builder:||Fincantieri (Monfalcone, Italy)|
|Cost:||US $500 million|
|Sponsored by:||Lindy Claiborne Boggs|
|Christened:||November 19, 2002|
|Maiden voyage:||November 12, 2002|
|In service:||December 2002-|
|Identification:||IMO number: 9198355
Call Sign 3FPQ9
|Class and type:||Conquest-class cruise ship|
|Length:||953 ft (290.5 m)|
|Beam:||116 ft (35.4 m)|
|Height:||208 ft (63.4 m)|
|Draft:||27 ft (8.2 m)|
|Installed power:||63,400 kW|
|Propulsion:||Diesel-electric; two propellers|
|Speed:||22.5 knots (41.7 km/h; 25.9 mph)|
Carnival Conquest is a Conquest-class cruise ship owned and operated by Carnival Cruise Lines. Sixty percent of her staterooms have ocean views, and sixty percent of those (37% of all cabins) have balconies. The ship's interior decor is of a French Impressionist style designed to complement the port city of New Orleans. Carnival Conquest was renovated in 2009, receiving a new Circle "C" club (for 12- to 14-year-olds) and a large outdoor LED screen. Eighteen ocean view staterooms were given balconies during this process. 
The Godmother of Carnival Conquest is Lindy Boggs, former US Congresswoman for Louisiana. Carnival Conquest currently sails out of Fort Lauderdale, Florida for year round 5-8 day cruises to the Eastern and Western Caribbean.
On July 7, 2013, the ship was diverted to Mobile, Alabama after a tugboat sank in New Orleans, causing a closure to the Mississippi River. Carnival then changed the next 7 day cruise roundtrip New Orleans into a 6 day cruise from Mobile to New Orleans. Passengers disembarking were provided charter buses to New Orleans.
Carnival Conquest anchored at Grand Cayman.
Carnival Conquest anchored at Riviera Maya.
Carnival Conquest at dock in Roatán.
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