Built at Japan?s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd, the AIDAprima is the first newbuild of a new generation of energy-efficient cruise ships. Powered by a dual-fuel engine, it is said to achieve substantial savings of harmful emissions when in port. With a length of 300m and width of 37.6m, the 124,100gt AIDAprima has 1,643 staterooms, 32 suites, 1,101 veranda staterooms, 198 ocean-view staterooms and 312 interior staterooms. Its crew will number more than 900.It is the first cruise vessel that will be deployed from Hamburg all year round.