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    Turkmenistan Transportation 1997
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    SOURCE: 1997 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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

      Highways
      total: 23,000 km
      paved: 18,300 km (note - these roads are said to be hard-surfaced, meaningthat some are paved and some are all-weather gravel surfaced
      unpaved: 4,700 km (1990 est.)

      Waterways the Amu Darya is an important inland waterway

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

      Ports and harbors Turkmenbashi (formerly Krasnowodsk)

      Merchant marine
      total: 1 oil tanker ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 1,896 GRT/3,389 DWT(1996 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.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Turkmenistan on this page is re-published from the 1997 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Turkmenistan Transportation 1997 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Turkmenistan Transportation 1997 should be addressed to the CIA.

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