Welcome to the official website of the New Orleans-Baton Rouge Steamship Pilots Association, known as “NOBRA Pilots”
—Captain Louis M. “Toby” Wattigney Jr.
The New Orleans Baton Rouge Steamship Pilots Association formed in 1943
“The Pride of Louisiana” features in-depth footage of pilots in
In the News
NOBRA’s pilots have been involved in many ways throughout the community
View a map of the area of the Mississippi River covered by NOBRA’s pilots