Still great to take a sail around Manhattan Island. The ocean liners S.S. United States and the S.S. America pass each other on the Hudson River; April 7, 1963. The SS United States was the fastest ocean liner of all time and still holds the trans-Atlantic record for regular service ships.
Hail Giulio Cesare! - Italian Line launched Giulio Cesare (1951) on 18 May 1950 at the Cantieri Riuniti dell’ Adriatico shipyard in Trieste, Italy. Along with sister ship Augustus (1952), launched the same year, the 27,078 GRT Giulio Cesare marked Italian Line’s return to return to passenger service after suffering devastating losses during World War II. In January 1973 an aging Giulio Cesare, faced a collapsing transatlantic passenger market,Three months later, she was broken up.