RMS Titanic and RMS Olympic. RMS Titanic and RMS Olympic, 03/02/1912. Two White Star Liners, both built by Harland & Wolff, in Belfast seen together for the last time. RMS Titanic left Southampton and Cherbourg on her maiden voyage to New York on April 10th, 1912. The steamship sank on April 15th 1912 off the coast of New Foundland after striking an iceberg during first trip with the loss of 1,635 passengers and crew.