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Updated: This is the current list of official two-letter ship designators, in the same order as on the Princess website page. You can see the designator in the URL for each ship's page.

Main fleet:-
  • CB - Caribbean Princess
  • CO - Coral Princess
  • KP - Crown Princess
  • DP - Dawn Princess
  • DI - Diamond Princess
  • EP - Emerald Princess
  • NP - Golden Princess
  • AP - Grand Princess
  • IP - Island Princess
  • RU - Ruby Princess
  • SA - Sapphire Princess
  • CP - Sea Princess
  • TP - Star Princess
  • SP - Sun Princess
The Small Ships of Princess:-
  • PA - Pacific Princess
  • RP - Royal Princess
  • TA - Tahitian Princess
  • OP - Ocean Princess
The list and the Princess website page now reflect the fact that when Tahitian Princess becomes Ocean Princess in December 2009, she will get a new designator after all.
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Updated: This is the current list of official two-letter ship designators, in the same order as on the Princess website page. You can see the designator in the URL for each ship's page.

Main fleet:-
  • CB - Caribbean Princess
  • CO - Coral Princess
  • KP - Crown Princess
  • DP - Dawn Princess
  • DI - Diamond Princess
  • EP - Emerald Princess
  • NP - Golden Princess
  • AP - Grand Princess
  • IP - Island Princess
  • RU - Ruby Princess
  • SA - Sapphire Princess
  • CP - Sea Princess
  • TP - Star Princess
  • SP - Sun Princess
The Small Ships of Princess:-
  • PA - Pacific Princess
  • RP - Royal Princess
  • OP - Ocean Princess
Tahitian Princess has been removed from the list, now that she has become Ocean Princess and taken on her new designator.
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#24
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Updated: This is the current list of official two-letter ship designators, in the same order as on the Princess website page. You can see the designator in the URL for each ship's page.

Main fleet:-
  • CB - Caribbean Princess
  • CO - Coral Princess
  • KP - Crown Princess
  • DP - Dawn Princess
  • DI - Diamond Princess
  • EP - Emerald Princess
  • NP - Golden Princess
  • AP - Grand Princess
  • IP - Island Princess
  • RU - Ruby Princess
  • SA - Sapphire Princess
  • CP - Sea Princess
  • TP - Star Princess
  • SP - Sun Princess
The Small Ships of Princess:-
  • PA - Pacific Princess
  • OP - Ocean Princess
Royal Princess has been removed from the list, now that she has left the fleet. No doubt the designator will return to the list before long.
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#25
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Updated: This is the current list of official two-letter ship designators, in the same order as on the Princess website page. You can see the designator in the URL for each ship's page.

Main fleet:-
  • CB - Caribbean Princess
  • CO - Coral Princess
  • KP - Crown Princess
  • DP - Dawn Princess
  • DI - Diamond Princess
  • EP - Emerald Princess
  • NP - Golden Princess
  • AP - Grand Princess
  • IP - Island Princess
  • RP - Royal Princess
  • RU - Ruby Princess
  • SA - Sapphire Princess
  • CP - Sea Princess
  • TP - Star Princess
  • SP - Sun Princess
The Small Ships of Princess:-
  • PA - Pacific Princess
  • OP - Ocean Princess
Royal Princess has now returned to the fleet list, and goes back into the main fleet section.
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#26
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Updated: This is the current list of official two-letter ship designators, in the same order as on the Princess website page. You can see the designator in the URL for each ship's page.

Main fleet:-
  • CB - Caribbean Princess
  • CO - Coral Princess
  • KP - Crown Princess
  • DP - Dawn Princess
  • DI - Diamond Princess
  • EP - Emerald Princess
  • NP - Golden Princess
  • AP - Grand Princess
  • IP - Island Princess
  • GP - Regal Princess
  • RP - Royal Princess
  • RU - Ruby Princess
  • SA - Sapphire Princess
  • CP - Sea Princess
  • TP - Star Princess
  • SP - Sun Princess
The Small Ships of Princess:-
  • PA - Pacific Princess
  • OP - Ocean Princess
Regal Princess has been added to the fleet list.
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#28
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Unfortunately no one gets any say in what would be good to be Sticky.

Globaliser: Eight Years of looking after the "Ship Designations" topic. Nice job!

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#29
Avon Park FL
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Is this still current? Do the Regal and Royal Princess have the same letters? Someone was asking about the designations on a current 2014 thread and I am researching it.

Thanks!!

Lynne
#30
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Originally posted by lynwar
Is this still current? Do the Regal and Royal Princess have the same letters? Someone was asking about the designations on a current 2014 thread and I am researching it.

Thanks!!

Lynne
No they don't and can't.

Regal is GP and the Royal is RP
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#31
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A quick way to see the designation is on the Princess website.
Go to ships and when you pick a particular ship look in the web address bar and the 2 letter designation will be there.
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#32
London
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Joined Feb 2004
Originally posted by lynwar
Is this still current?
Originally posted by Colo Cruiser
A quick way to see the designation is on the Princess website.
Go to ships and when you pick a particular ship look in the web address bar and the 2 letter designation will be there.
And to make sure, I've just checked all the URLs again (as I also mention in the opening lines of each iteration of this post).
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#33
London
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Updated: This is the current list of official two-letter ship designators, in the same order as on the Princess website page. You can see the designator in the URL for each ship's page.

Main fleet:-
  • CB - Caribbean Princess
  • CO - Coral Princess
  • KP - Crown Princess
  • DP - Dawn Princess
  • DI - Diamond Princess
  • EP - Emerald Princess
  • NP - Golden Princess
  • AP - Grand Princess
  • IP - Island Princess
  • MJ - Majestic Princess
  • GP - Regal Princess
  • RP - Royal Princess
  • RU - Ruby Princess
  • SA - Sapphire Princess
  • CP - Sea Princess
  • TP - Star Princess
  • SP - Sun Princess
The Small Ships of Princess:-
  • PA - Pacific Princess
  • OP - Ocean Princess
Majestic Princess has been added to the fleet list.
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#34
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Originally posted by Globaliser
Updated: This is the current list of official two-letter ship designators, in the same order as on the Princess website page. You can see the designator in the URL for each ship's page.

Main fleet:-
  • CB - Caribbean Princess
  • CO - Coral Princess
  • KP - Crown Princess
  • DP - Dawn Princess
  • DI - Diamond Princess
  • EP - Emerald Princess
  • NP - Golden Princess
  • AP - Grand Princess
  • IP - Island Princess
  • MJ - Majestic Princess
  • GP - Regal Princess
  • RP - Royal Princess
  • RU - Ruby Princess
  • SA - Sapphire Princess
  • CP - Sea Princess
  • TP - Star Princess
  • SP - Sun Princess
The Small Ships of Princess:-
  • PA - Pacific Princess
  • OP - Ocean Princess
Majestic Princess has been added to the fleet list.

Thanks for the update!
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#35
London
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Updated: This is the current list of official two-letter ship designators, in the same order as on the Princess website page. You can see the designator in the URL for each ship's page.

Main fleet:-
  • CB - Caribbean Princess
  • CO - Coral Princess
  • KP - Crown Princess
  • DP - Dawn Princess
  • DI - Diamond Princess
  • EP - Emerald Princess
  • NP - Golden Princess
  • AP - Grand Princess
  • IP - Island Princess
  • MJ - Majestic Princess
  • GP - Regal Princess
  • RP - Royal Princess
  • RU - Ruby Princess
  • SA - Sapphire Princess
  • CP - Sea Princess
  • TP - Star Princess
  • SP - Sun Princess
Small Ship:-
  • PA - Pacific Princess
Ocean Princess has been removed from the fleet list.
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