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    Azerbaijan Transportation 2001
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    SOURCE: 2001 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 2,125 km in common carrier service; does not include industrial lines
      broad gauge: 2,125 km 1.520-m gauge (1,278 km electrified) (1993)

      Highways:
      total: 24,981 km
      paved: 23,057 km (these roads are said to be hard-surfaced, and include, in addition to conventionally paved roads, some that are surfaced with gravel or other coarse aggregate, making them trafficable in all weather)
      unpaved: 1,924 km (these roads are made of unstabilized earth and are difficult to negotiate in wet weather) (1998)

      Waterways: none

      Pipelines: crude oil 1,130 km; petroleum products 630 km; natural gas 1,240 km

      Ports and harbors: Baku (Baki)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 56 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 253,882 GRT/313,252 DWT
      ships by type: bulk 1, cargo 12, petroleum tanker 40, roll on/roll off 2, short-sea passenger 1 (2000 est.)

      Airports: 52 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 9
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 5
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 4 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 43
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 7
      914 to 1,523 m: 8
      under 914 m: 28 (2000 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Azerbaijan on this page is re-published from the 2001 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Azerbaijan Transportation 2001 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Azerbaijan Transportation 2001 should be addressed to the CIA.

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