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THE BASICS

Class:                    Queen (individual design)
Registry:               Bermuda
Line:                      Cunard    


SIZE

    Gross tonnage:       151,800
    Length:                    1,132 feet
    Beam:                      135 feet at the waterline
    Draft:                       32 feet 8 inches
         Height:                     236 feet keel to funnel

TECHNICAL

    Speed:                     30 knots (max); 26 knots (service)
    Power Plant:           4 diesels (each capable of
    producing
                                  16.8 MW), 2 gas turbines
                              (each capable  of producing 25 MW)
    Propulsion:             2 fixed pods; 2 azipods
    Thrusters:              3 (3.2 MW)

PEOPLE

    Passengers:            2,620 (1,330 cabins, 173 suites)
    Crew:                     1,178
    Officers:                British and international

Cunard bridge and navigation fact sheet

Cunard engineering and technical fact sheet

QM2 IN PICTURES
(In-depth Photo Tour of the ship with Commentary)
QM2's funnel clears New York's
Veranzano Narrows Bridge with
only 12 feet to spare.
VITAL STATISTICS
RMS Queen Mary 2
Above: QM2 tendering during a Canada cruise in
2006.

Below: QM2 in St. Thomas 2011.
CUNARD
INTERVIEWS, REVIEWS AND
FEATURE ARTICLES  We have an
extensive collection of articles about Queen
Mary 2 including interviews with
commodores, captains, deputy captains, hotel
managers, chief engineers, chefs, entertainers
and other officers and managers.  The
objective is to provide a behind-the-scenes
perspective.
    
QUEEN MARY 2
Commodore Christopher Rynd
DECK PLANS
(courtesy of Cunard)
QUEEN
MARY 2
PROFILE
PAGE
QM2 in Norway June 2007 with MSC
OPERA and CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS
Queen Mary 2 in fjord
Queen Mary 2 in New York
Above: In New York harbor 2012.
Right: QM2 at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal shortly after the
facility opened in 2006.

Below right: QM2 at the Manhattan Passenger Ship Terminal
in 2004.
DAILY PROGRAMMES  - - A
selection of  daily programmes listing the
activities and entertainment onboard during
various crossings and cruises plus other
information.
MENUS - - a selection of menus from
QM2' various dining venues from over
the years.
LINK TO QM2 BRIDGE CAMERA
QM2 HOLIDAY DECORATIONS 2007
(Photo Essay)
QM2 usually flies the red ensign of
the British merchant marine but
when her captain is also an officer
in the Royal Naval Reserve, she
flies the prestigious blue ensign.
QM2 VIRTUAL BRIDGE TOUR
(Photo Essay and article)
QM2 EASTER BUNNY DECORATIONS 2008
(Photo Essay)
PHOTO FEATURES AND VIDEOS
Queen Mary 2
QM2 in Bonaire 2008.
Queen Mary 2
Cruise ship profile - - Cunard - - Queen Mary 2 - home page
Queen Mary 2 Southampton
QM2 in Southampton: 2009 (above left), 2010 (left), 2013
(below
left), 2014 top right, 2015 (above) and 2016 (below).
Queen Mary 2
QM2 2007.
RMS Queen Mary 2
Queen Mary 2
QM2 in Barbados 2009
Queen Mary 2
Queen Mary 2
Queen Mary 2 funnel
Queen Mary 2 Barbados
QM2 IN MANHATTAN
(Photo Essay)
Queen Mary 2 Southampton
TWO QUEENS - QM2 AND QUEEN
VICTORIA MEET 2010 (Photo Essay)
Queen Mary 2 St. Thomas
QUEEN MARY 2  TOUR 1

QUEEN MARY 2 TOUR 2

QUEEN MARY 2 TOUR 3

QUEEN MARY 2 TOUR 4

QUEEN MARY 2 TOUR 5

QUEEN MARY 2 TOUR 6

QUEEN MARY 2 TOUR 7

QUEEN MARY 2 TOUR 8

QUEEN MARY 2 TOUR 9

QUEEN MARY 2 TOUR 10
Queen Mary 2 Barbados
In Barbados 2011.
BEYONDSHIPS HOME

CRUISE SHIP CENTRAL

CRUISE SHIP PROFILES

CRUISE DESTINATIONS

CRUISE LINKS

CUNARD PAGE

QUEEN ELIZABETH PROFILE

QUEEN MARY 2 PROFILE

QUEEN VICTORIA PROFILE

QUEEN ELIZABETH 2 PROFILE
QM2 ROUNDTRIP MANHATTAN 2011
(Photo Essay)
Commodore Christopher Rynd Queen Mary 2
QUEEN MARY 2 VIDEO REVIEW
THE QUEEN ARRIVES
(Video of QM2 arriving in port)
THE QUEEN DEPARTS
(Video of QM2 leaving port)
Above: QM2 off Grenada.
AT THE DIAMOND JUBILEE 2012
(Photo Essay)
Queen Mary 2 New York
QM2 TENTH ANNIVERSARY
CELEBRATION 2014
(Photo Feature)
QM2 175th ANNIVERSARY LIGHT SHOW
(Photo Feature 2015)
QM2 AT THE CITY TERMINAL 2014
(Photo Feature)
QUEEN MARY 2 ON BOTH SIDES OF THE
POND ( Photo feature 2016)
VIDEO FEATURES
Queen Mary 2
Queen Mary 2
Queen Mary 2