4th QUARTER 2018: Karl Zimmermann offers his praise for the durable Amtrak Amfleet cars, while Tom Carver takes us aboard the White River Rocket celebrating the 50th anniversary of PTJ’s founding. All this and more in the 2018-3 issue of Passenger Train Journal! Elbert Simon explores the end of Pullman operations at the end of the 1960s, and Andrew McBride takes a closer look at Union Pacific’s streamliner advertising. All this and more in the 4th Quarter 2018 issue of Passenger Train Journal!
It may not be as well-known as other state-sponsored rail programs, but North Carolina’s approach to rail is one of the most innovative and unique in the country.
Friends and colleagues gathered in Chicago at the end of September for our special event. The White River Rocket was the first-ever chartered train on Metra, operated for White River Productions to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of Passenger Train Journal.
Join us in Chicago on September 29 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Passenger Train Journal with a special charter on Metra to Joliet, lunch in Joliet Union Station, and a special evening slide show program at Chicago Union Station.