Next stop - New Orleans! Just after leaving the Slidell, Louisiana station, Amtrak Train 19 (Crescent) crosses Lake Pontchartrain on the evening of Thursday, July 16, 2020. This is the longest rai... (more)
The southbound Crescent starts the almost six mile run across Lake Pontchartrain on the way home to New Orleans, which can be seen on the horizon.
The southbound Crescent about to cross Lake Pontchartrain after its last station stop in Slidell, LA before reaching New Orleans.
New Orleans Northeastern District (NO&NE) train #141 crosses Lake Pontchartrain, approaching the South Shore of the nearly 6-mile-long bridge, with about 7000 ft of train, 112 cars, bound for New ... (more)
Happy Veteran's Day! Norfolk Southern and Amtrak would like to take the opportunity to honor and thank all of our veterans and military for their service to our country. NS and Amtrak teamed up o... (more)
Amtrak's 40th Anniversary exhibit train crosses Lake Pontchartrain on its deadhead from New Orleans to Meridian for display.
NS 3052 and 716 glides train 975 north across Lake Pontchartrain as it runs from New Orleans towards Meridian with an Operation Lifesaver special. The train's consist includes two coaches equippe... (more)