Amtrak On-Time Performance (OTP) Delays Reroutes Annulled

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Re: Amtrak On-Time Performance (OTP) Delays Reroutes Annulle

Postby Return to Reading Company Olney Sta » Sat May 12, 2018 10:20 pm

R&DB wrote:What happened to Silver Star #91 and Auto Train #53 last night?


Can't say specifically, but my wife was on 95 to WBG yesterday and texted me around 5 PM that "a freight train broke down ahead of them". As I looked for 95 on the tracker saw that 91 and 53 were queued up north of RIC along with her train (and one other, don't recall may have been the Norfolk train). She was over 3 hours late into WBG.
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Re: Amtrak On-Time Performance (OTP) Delays Reroutes Annulle

Postby ohioriverrailway » Tue May 15, 2018 8:53 pm

From Amtrak's website tonight (5/15):
Amtrak Service Alert: Service Suspended Between New York and New Haven
May 15, 2018
5:50 p.m. ET

As a result of downed trees, Metro-North Railroad has suspended service over their railroad, impacting Amtrak service between New York and New Haven. Trains currently en route will be held at the nearest station until service can be restored.
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Re: Amtrak On-Time Performance (OTP) Delays Reroutes Annulle

Postby shlustig » Thu May 17, 2018 9:05 am

Does anybody know why #22 (15th) eastbound Texas Eagle on 16th AM Ar. STL 34" Early but Dp. 1' 32" Late????
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Re: Amtrak On-Time Performance (OTP) Delays Reroutes Annulle

Postby STrRedWolf » Fri May 18, 2018 5:08 am

Any word on trains 29 and 30 yesterday? I know there was a wash-out between Brunswick, MD and Point of Rocks, MD that would of affected service like the MARC Brunswick Line trains.
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Re: Amtrak On-Time Performance (OTP) Delays Reroutes Annulle

Postby Jeff Smith » Fri May 18, 2018 7:31 am

Unacceptable Time Keeping: FoxNews.com

A Japanese rail company is making amends after one of its trains departed Shiga’s Notogawa Station 25 seconds early, mirroring a similar apology made by a Japanese rail line in November.

West Japan Railways has apologized for "any inconvenience” caused to customers regarding the May 11 incident, The Independent reported.

Apparently, the conductor thought the train was supposed to depart at 7:11 a.m., and not 7:12 a.m, BBC reports. According to the outlet, the conductor realized his mistake, but decided to go ahead and leave early, as he could not see any passengers waiting on the platform.

The JR West rail line apologized in a statement, saying, “The great inconvenience we placed upon our customers was truly inexcusable," per Sora News 24.
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Re: Amtrak On-Time Performance (OTP) Delays Reroutes Annulle

Postby jhdeasy » Fri May 18, 2018 12:15 pm

Train 51(16) was delayed departing IND due to low speed derailment of private car REDWOOD EMPIRE (PPCX 800233). The crew eventually left the Viewliner baggage car and the PV behind in the station, then departed for CHI.
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Re: Amtrak On-Time Performance (OTP) Delays Reroutes Annulle

Postby R&DB » Sat May 19, 2018 11:56 am

CSX derailment Alexandria,VA. Many trains disrupted. One track (#3) will need a new bridge.
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BNSF Mainline Wreck Impacting 3, 4, 5, 6

Postby John_Perkowski » Thu May 24, 2018 3:40 pm

My son is on 4(22) heading into Chicago to perform in worship at the Chicago Temple on Sunday.

I've been tracking him. He was dead in the water at Kewanee. Now he's reversing to Galesburg, to be bustituted to Chicago. There is a 10 car wreck on the BNSF mainline someplace between Kewanee and Chicago.

So, expect disruptions of service for 4(23), 4(24), 3(24), 3(25), 5(24), 5(25), 6(23), 6(24), and 6(25).
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Re: BNSF Mainline Wreck Impacting 3, 4, 5, 6

Postby John_Perkowski » Thu May 24, 2018 4:23 pm

The wreck is at Aurora, IL

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Re: BNSF Mainline Wreck Impacting 3, 4, 5, 6

Postby John_Perkowski » Thu May 24, 2018 7:57 pm

From route maps, 3(24) and 5(24) are being diverted by way of St Louis and the Missouri Pacific.
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Re: BNSF Mainline Wreck Impacting 3, 4, 5, 6

Postby Gilbert B Norman » Thu May 24, 2018 8:13 pm

The derailment occurred where the Aurora and Mendota Subs diverge or somewhat West of the former Q station and definitely West of the present METRA Station. Therefore, METRA service is unaffected.

#6 (22) made it through and arrived CHI 25ME.

Funny, but I was taking my walk and observed 5 (24); but it "seemed something was funny". This was at 230P when the incident occurred. I have no knowledge how much further it proceded West - for all I know no further than Westmont as there is a 1.5 mile length between Prospect and Cass without any grade X-ings.

So Colonel, I hope Will eventually made it to town.
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Re: BNSF Mainline Wreck Impacting 3, 4, 5, 6

Postby SRich » Sat May 26, 2018 9:13 am

I can't see the link here in Europ, but is a freighter that is derailed ?
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Re: BNSF Mainline Wreck Impacting 3, 4, 5, 6

Postby chuchubob » Sat May 26, 2018 10:03 am

SRich wrote:I can't see the link here in Europ, but is a freighter that is derailed ?

Yes, BNSF is a freight railroad.
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Re: BNSF Mainline Wreck Impacting 3, 4, 5, 6

Postby John_Perkowski » Sat May 26, 2018 8:00 pm

Welcome to the new EU rules. Get a US based VPN.
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Re: BNSF Mainline Wreck Impacting 3, 4, 5, 6

Postby John_Perkowski » Mon May 28, 2018 4:09 pm

From 3(28), enroute
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