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[Video] NTSB Media Briefing #3 on Amtrak Train Derailment in Philadelphia
[Video] NTSB Media Briefing #3 on Amtrak Train Derailment in Philadelphia

May 19, 2015
Member Sumwalt's Third Media Briefing on Amtrak Train Derailment in Philadelphia, PA 5/14/ 2015

NTSB photos: Amtrak #188 derailment site in Philadelphia
NTSB photos: Amtrak #188 derailment site in Philadelphia

May 13, 2015
The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating an Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia.NTSB Board Member Robert Sumwalt served as the principal...

B-Roll of Scene of Amtrak Train #188 Derailment in Philadelphia
B-Roll of Scene of Amtrak Train #188 Derailment in Philadelphia

May 13, 2015
National Transportation Safety Board B-Roll of Scene of Amtrak Train #188 Derailment in Philadelphia. Published May 13, 2015

Amtrak ordered to control Northeast Corridor train speed
Amtrak ordered to control Northeast Corridor train speed

May 22, 2015
The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) issued an Emergency Order that will assist in controlling passenger train speeds at certain locations on the Northeast Corridor (NEC). The order is the latest in a series of actions the FRA has taken in the wake of last week’s derailment of Amtrak Train #188. FRA also announced its intention to take additional actions in the coming days to address

Video: NTSB Media Briefing #2 on Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia
Video: NTSB Media Briefing #2 on Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia

May 15, 2015
During a second media briefing on the Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia, NSTB Member Robert Sumwalt discusses findings from the vehicle cameras and...

Amtrak had necessary spectrum to install PTC before crash
Amtrak had necessary spectrum to install PTC before crash

May 21, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Amtrak and the Federal Communications Commission said that less than a month before eight people were killed in last week's train derailment in Philadelphia, Amtrak closed on a deal to acquire the radio spectrum it needs to install positive train control (PTC) throughout the Northeast Corridor, The Inquirer reported. The equipment needed for PTC — transponders

Lack of PTC could force Amtrak to leave Kansas City
Lack of PTC could force Amtrak to leave Kansas City

February 4, 2015
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — With the state not able to pay to install positive train control (PTC), Amtrak sent a letter to the Kansas City Terminal Railroad to notify it of its intention to terminate local Amtrak service, reported KMBC. Michelle Teel of the Missouri Department of Transportation testified in Washington last week, saying that Missouri pays for Amtrak service and the state doesn

NTSB issues update on Philadelphia Amtrak crash investigation
NTSB issues update on Philadelphia Amtrak crash investigation

May 22, 2015
National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigators have completed most of their on-scene documentation work at the Amtrak Train 188 accident site and at the Amtrak facilities in Delaware. Additional 3D laser scanning of the train cars will be completed in the coming weeks. An examination of the signals systems has revealed no anomalies or malfunctions. The NTSB has possession

Amtrak crash kills 6, injures hundreds
Amtrak crash kills 6, injures hundreds

May 13, 2015
PHILADELPHIA — An Amtrak train from Washington, D.C., to New York City derailed Tuesday night in Philadelphia, killing at least six people and sending more than 140 passengers to area hospitals, with at least eight suffering from critical injuries, Politico reported. Amtrak said 238 passengers and five crew members were on board during the crash, which the Federal Railroad Administration

Ind.'s Hoosier State line gets FRA extension
Ind.'s Hoosier State line gets FRA extension

April 8, 2015
to discuss the roles and responsibilities for providing safe passenger rail service. Indiana's contracts would require Amtrak and Iowa Pacific Holdings, separately, to comply with all Amtrak and FRA requirements. In addition, INDOT would designate a staff member responsible for overseeing contract compliance. "INDOT and the FRA share the guiding principles of access to safe mobility," Browning said

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