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Turkmenistan Transportation

    Railways:
    total: 2,187 km
    broad gauge: 2,187 km 1.520-m gauge (1996 est.)

    Highways:
    total: 24,000 km
    paved: 19,488 km (note—these roads are said to be hard-surfaced, meaning that some are paved and some are all-weather gravel surfaced)
    unpaved: 4,512 km (1996 est.)

    Waterways: the Amu Darya is an important inland waterway

    Pipelines: crude oil 250 km; natural gas 4,400 km

    Ports and harbors: Turkmenbashy

    Merchant marine:
    total: 1 oil tanker (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 1,896 GRT/3,389 DWT (1998 est.)

    Airports: 64 (1994 est.)

    Airports—with paved runways:
    total: 22
    2,438 to 3,047 m: 13
    1,524 to 2,437 m: 8
    914 to 1,523 m: 1 (1994 est.)

    Airports—with unpaved runways:
    total: 42
    914 to 1,523 m: 7
    under 914 m: 35 (1994 est.)

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