A look at the Carnival Triumph in statistics:
_ Year built and first cruise: 1999.
_ Length: 893 feet.
_ Width at widest point: 116 feet.
_ Passenger capacity: Up to 3,400 (all beds filled).
_ Onboard staff: About 1,100.
_ Number of decks (including spa, sky and sun decks): 14.
_ Cruising speed: 21 knots, or about 24 mph.
_ Amenities: Eateries, bars, dance club floor, giant LED movie screen, 9-hole mini-golf course, waterslide, padded jogging track, sliding sky dome, gymnasium, steam saunas.
_ Home port: Galveston, Texas.
_ Registry: The Bahamas.