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    Venezuela Transportation - 2006
    http://www.theodora.com/wfbcurrent/venezuela/venezuela_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Airports:
      370 (2005)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 128
      over 3,047 m: 5
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 11
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 33
      914 to 1,523 m: 60
      under 914 m: 19 (2005)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 242
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 9
      914 to 1,523 m: 89
      under 914 m: 144 (2005)

      Heliports:
      1 (2005)

      Pipelines:
      extra heavy crude 992 km; gas 5,262 km; oil 7,360 km; refined products 1,681 km; unknown (oil/water) 141 km (2004)

      Railways:
      total: 682 km
      standard gauge: 682 km 1.435-m gauge (2004)

      Roadways:
      total: 96,155 km
      paved: 32,308 km
      unpaved: 63,847 km (1999)

      Waterways:
      7,100 km
      note: Orinoco River and Lake de Maracaibo navigable by oceangoing vessels, Orinoco for 400 km (2005)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 57 ships (1000 GRT or over) 800,040 GRT/1,285,206 DWT
      by type: bulk carrier 7, cargo 14, chemical tanker 1, container 1, liquefied gas 5, passenger/cargo 9, petroleum tanker 19, roll on/roll off 1
      foreign-owned: 11 (Denmark 2, Greece 2, Hong Kong 1, India 1, Mexico 1, Russia 1, Singapore 1, Spain 1, US 1)
      registered in other countries: 14 (Panama 14) (2005)

      Ports and terminals:
      Amuay, La Guaira, Maracaibo, Puerto Cabello, Punta Cardon


      NOTE: The information regarding Venezuela 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 Venezuela Transportation 2006 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Venezuela Transportation 2006 should be addressed to the CIA.

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