November 16, 2012
Following the purchase of the Northeast Corridor in 1976, Amtrak focused on long-term planning to ensure that the rail line and its operations were well integrated into the company. The five-year, $1.75 billion Northeast Corridor Improvement Project kicked off in March 1977.
November 2, 2012
Trains have long been a part of the campaign trail, carrying presidents and candidates on whistle-stop tours across the country. Since its founding in 1971, Amtrak has been proud to be part of this tradition.