All'interno di una città galleggiante da £ 8 MILIARDI di Freedom Ship che può trasportare 100,000 persone

LOOMING over the horizon from the sea you spot an enormous shapeand as it gets closer it gets bigger, and bigger, and bigger.

It is the Freedom Shipfive times larger than the biggest vessels in the world at more than a mile long and carrying 100,000 passeggeri.

Freedom Ship was first proposed in the 90s - and has been under development since

Freedom Ship was first proposed in the 90sand has been under development sinceCredito: FREEDOM SHIP

Designed to be much more than a cruise liner, this vessel is a gigantic floating city where people live and work.

The enormous vessel would be on a never-ending voyage around the worldtraversing all the seven seas.

Going from Britainit would head down past France into the Mediterranean, circle round Africa and into the Indian Ocean.

It would then circle round Australia, up towards China, before then heading across the Pacific and down the coast of the Americas.

Freedom Ship would only stop to take on supplies that could not be dropped off by aircraft.

The ship’s entire top deck is a massive flat runway for planes to carry tourists and permanent residents to come and go.

Passengers would travel up and down the incredible mile-long vessel on an onboard tramway system.

And there would be a fleet of ferries cruising back and forth from the ship to take people back to land.

On board there would be schools, negozi, hospitals, gyms, ristoranti – anything you would expect to find a typical city back on land.

Developers hope the ship would have 40,000 full time residents, 30,000 daily visitors, 10,000 hotel guests and 20,000 time crew.

Should we want to live on the shipluxurious waterview apartments could cost you up to £9million.

But more modest units start from just £150,000.

The ship’s decks are layered with glass and open air promenades providing the incredible views over the ocean.

Freedom Ship would one of the largest manmade structures ever built and would dwarf all other ships at sea.

Wonder of the Seas is the world’s largest cruise shipand it is five times smaller than Freedom Ship.

She is also five times larger than the world’s biggest warship USS Gerald R. [object Window], and six times larger than the Royal Navy’s HMS Queen Elizabeth.

And she is almost seven times bigger than the infamous ocean liner Titanic.

But while lots of these incredible concepts often take few stops off the drawing boardthere have been multiple attempts to build Freedom Ship.

Freedom Ship is more than a mile long - dwarfing every other vessel at sea

Freedom Ship is more than a mile longdwarfing every other vessel at seaCredito: FREEDOM SHIP
Freedom Ship would have an airfield on top for planes and helicopters

Freedom Ship would have an airfield on top for planes and helicoptersCredito: FREEDOM SHIP
The massive ship would have 25 decks with expansive promenades

The massive ship would have 25 decks with expansive promenadesCredito: FREEDOM SHIP
Freedom Ship would be home to 100,000 persone

Freedom Ship would be home to 100,000 personeCredito: FREEDOM SHIP
Freedom Ship is still under development despite funding problems

Freedom Ship is still under development despite funding problemsCredito: FREEDOM SHIP

She was first proposed in the 1990sand has since been moved between different firms and investors.

The original design seems to be in the hands of American based Freedom Cruise Line International.

Plans appear to be still underwaybut no construction has yet been laid down, and it is unclear were the funding would come from.

It was originally dreamed up by Florida engineer Norman Nixon, che è morto in 2012.

Roger Gooch, CEO-Director of Freedom Cruise Line International, said in 2020 that they hoped to begin construction in Indonesia and Singapore.

But he also appealed for investors to come forward to help fund the construction.

Another company, Indian firm Kanethara Marine, also seems to claim ownership of the designcalling it interchangeablyFreedom Ship” e “Floating City”.

Vigil Kanethara, CEO of Floating City Limited, appears to be based between Mumbai and Londonand his firm is listed on Companies House.

It is unclear how the two different firms are relatedbut Mr Kanethara left a LinkedIn message for Mr Gooch saying he isproud to become a part of [such a] notable historic project”.

And in a 2019 intervista con Bright Sun Films on YouTube, Mr Gooch was optimisticpredicting it would have significant investment by 2020.

“82 per cent chance this is going to go,” said the businessman.

If the demand wasn’t there, I would probably give up the projectI just hope it gets done within my lifetime.

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