What's the correct term in English describing the action of sending a brand-new ship out for its first voyage?
For example, if the ship's name is "Elisa", then it would be something like:
Finally, "Elisa" was ____________ yesterday. Her first point of destination is Calcutta.
Which of the following phrases is correct?
- lowered on water
- let to sail
- launched for sailing
- [something else?]