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22/4/1980 Keel laid
21/10/1980 Launch
28/4/1981 Ship was named M/S Silvia Regina by HM Queen Silvia of Sweden
10/6/1981 Delivered to Suomen Yritysrahoitus OY. Charter to OY Svea Line (Finland) AB
12/6/1981 Helsinki – Stockholm route on Silja Line service
13/1/1981 – 3/2/1982 Build new bow on ship and  build more cabins and modified restaurants
1983 New homeport Mariehamn
1985 Build new Conference rooms and Auditorium
1/1987 Sold to Johnson Line, continue Silja Line service
1988 Johnson Line sold to Stena Line. Ship chartered to Silja Line service until Silja Lines
new ships are ready.
6/1991 Refurbished on Schichau Seebeckswerft AG , Bremerhaven, Germany. Named Stena Britannica
19/6/1991 Stena Line´s route Hoek van Holland – Harwich
3/1994 Oslo – Frederikshavn / Oslo – Frederikshavn – Göteborg routes. Named Stena Saga
1/2000 Build sponsons and refurbished public areas on Cityvarvet, Göteborg
12/2002 – 1/2003 Refurbished on Cityvarvet, Göteborg
12/2005 – 1/2006 Refurbished on Cityvarvet, Göteborg
1/2008 Refurbished on Cityvarvet, Göteborg
1/2011 Build new Spa area
17/1/2011 Back on Oslo – Frederikshavn / Oslo – Frederikshavn – Göteborg routes
7/4/2012 Small explosion on engine room . Incident caused no major damage, Ship continue operating normaly