Royal Caribbean opens Terminal A at PortMiami

The 170,000-square-foot terminal sits on a 10-acre site and will be home to the first Oasis-class ships ever to dock in Miami including world’s largest cruise ship, the new Symphony of the Seas, due to be named there, and Allure of the Seas.

An important milestone

‘Terminal A is an important milestone in the growth of the cruise industry in South Florida and underscores our commitment to Miami, where our company was founded almost 50 years ago,’ RCL chairman and CEO Richard Fain said.

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez said the facility will enable the port to go from serving 750,000 Royal Caribbean passengers annually, or roughly 15% of the port’s overall passenger traffic, to 2m a year.

Crown of Miami

Called ‘Crown of Miami’ for its two peaks resembling passing ships, the terminal is touted…

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