The logo of Cunard Line, the shipping line that formerly operated the Queen Elizabeth 2, is seen onboard as Istithmar World, the Dubai state investment company that owns the ship, outlined plans ... more 
The logo of Cunard Line, the shipping line that formerly operated the Queen Elizabeth 2, is seen onboard as Istithmar World, the Dubai state investment company that owns the ship, outlined plans Monday to turn the retired cruise liner into a 300-room hotel, ending years of speculation about its fate, in Port Rashid, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Monday, July 2, 2012. Britain's Queen Elizabeth II launched the QE2 in 1967. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Kamran Jebreili
Mon, Jul 2, 2012 2:09 PM EDT