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    Egypt Transportation 2001

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    SOURCE: 2001 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 4,955 km
      standard gauge: 4,955 km 1,435-m gauge (42 km electrified; 1,560 km double track) (2000)

      Highways:
      total: 64,000 km
      paved: 50,000 km
      unpaved: 14,000 km (1996)

      Waterways: 3,500 km
      note: including the Nile, Lake Nasser, Alexandria-Cairo Waterway, and numerous smaller canals in the delta; Suez Canal (193.5 km including approaches), used by oceangoing vessels drawing up to 16.1 m of water

      Pipelines: crude oil 1,171 km; petroleum products 596 km; natural gas 460 km

      Ports and harbors: Alexandria, Al Ghardaqah, Aswan, Asyut, Bur Safajah, Damietta, Marsa Matruh, Port Said, Suez

      Merchant marine:
      total: 181 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 1,336,678 GRT/1,982,220 DWT
      ships by type: bulk 23, cargo 61, container 2, liquefied gas 1, passenger 61, petroleum tanker 15, roll on/roll off 15, short-sea passenger 3 (2000 est.)

      Airports: 90 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 69
      over 3,047 m: 12
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 35
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 17
      914 to 1,523 m: 2
      under 914 m: 3 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 21
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 2
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
      914 to 1,523 m: 7
      under 914 m: 10 (2000 est.)

      Heliports: 2 (2000 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Egypt 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 Egypt Transportation 2001 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Egypt Transportation 2001 should be addressed to the CIA.

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