Mitsubishi Heavy to enter European luxury ferry market


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Hasn't Mitsubishi Heavy Industries learned the lesson after the AIDAprima and AIDAperla disaster? I can't believe Mitsubishi is trying to enter the European luxury passenger ship business again.

At least Japanese government learned the lesson after the MRJ disaster and scrapped the Japanese domestic fighter program, and is importing the Lockheed FB-22 from the US due to its lack of trust on Mitsubishi.

No more big cruise ships for Mitsubishi Heavy

October 20, 2016 13:00 JST

TOKYO -- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has made it official -- it will stop taking new orders for large passenger ships.

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Europe has enough excellent wharfs to build a few ferries. The times that Japan took the building of supertankers away from Europe before they were challenged themselves by the Koreans are over.

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