02 April 2013:A new report has been released relating to QE2's fate. This report from Arabian Business News states that the QE2 will remain in Dubai until August, or perhaps September 2013. Singapore has been listed as the destination. Read The Report »
14 March 2013: Today QE2 London's official twitter account said, "We continue to have progress with the QE2 London project sorry cannot be specific"... QE2 Fans watch and wait.
17 January 2013: Shortly after the official announcement that QE2 was heading to Asia, QE2 London issued this statement:
"Regarding the newspaper reports, QE2 London's view is that we have seen many press stories from Dubai over the last 4 years regarding the future of QE2, which have all proven to be inaccurate. We believe our investors can show Dubai that QE2 London is still the best proposal."
17 January 2013: "QE2 Dubai, has the pleasure to announce that MS Queen Elizabeth 2 Known popularly as (QE2) will be moved today to Drydocks World Dubai for undertaking classification checks prior to her renovation as a luxury floating hotel.
Before her retirement to Dubai on 11th November 2008, the QE2 took regular cruises around the world as well as operating a scheduled liner service across the Atlantic Ocean between Southampton in the UK and New York. She carried 2.5 million passengers, sailed nearly six million miles and completed 806 trans-Atlantic crossings during 39 years of service for Cunard... Read More »
Remember QE2 as she is - a classic and gracious ocean liner.