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    Argentina Transportation - 2006
    http://www.theodora.com/wfbcurrent/argentina/argentina_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Airports:
      1,333 (2005)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 144
      over 3,047 m: 4
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 26
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 62
      914 to 1,523 m: 44
      under 914 m: 8 (2005)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 1,189
      over 3,047 m: 2
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 2
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 50
      914 to 1,523 m: 569
      under 914 m: 566 (2005)

      Pipelines:
      gas 27,166 km; liquid petroleum gas 41 km; oil 3,668 km; refined products 2,945 km; unknown (oil/water) 13 km (2004)

      Railways:
      total: 34,091 km (167 km electrified)
      broad gauge: 20,594 km 1.676-m gauge (141 km electrified)
      standard gauge: 2,885 km 1.435-m gauge (26 km electrified)
      narrow gauge: 10,375 km 1.000-m gauge; 237 km 0.750-m gauge (2004)

      Roadways:
      total: 229,144 km
      paved: 68,809 km (including 734 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 160,335 km (2004)

      Waterways:
      11,000 km (2005)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 37 ships (1000 GRT or over) 379,788 GRT/609,005 DWT
      by type: bulk carrier 2, cargo 10, chemical tanker 1, passenger 1, passenger/cargo 3, petroleum tanker 17, refrigerated cargo 2, roll on/roll off 1
      foreign-owned: 9 (Chile 4, UK 4, Uruguay 1)
      registered in other countries: 23 (Bolivia 1, Liberia 8, Panama 9, Paraguay 2, Uruguay 3) (2005)

      Ports and terminals:
      Bahia Blanca, Buenos Aires, Concepcion del Uruguay, La Plata, Punta Colorada, Rosario, San Lorenzo-San Martin, San Nicolas


      NOTE: The information regarding Argentina on this page is re-published from the 2006 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Argentina Transportation 2006 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Argentina Transportation 2006 should be addressed to the CIA.

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