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    Egypt Transportation - 2006
    https://theodora.com/wfbcurrent/egypt/egypt_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Airports:
      87 (2005)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 72
      over 3,047 m: 13
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 38
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 17
      under 914 m: 4 (2005)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 15
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
      914 to 1,523 m: 5
      under 914 m: 7 (2005)

      Heliports:
      2 (2005)

      Pipelines:
      condensate 289 km; condensate/gas 94 km; gas 6,115 km; liquid petroleum gas 852 km; oil 5,032 km; oil/gas/water 36 km; refined products 246 km (2004)

      Railways:
      total: 5,063 km
      standard gauge: 5,063 km 1.435-m gauge (62 km electrified) (2004)

      Roadways:
      total: 64,000 km
      paved: 49,984 km
      unpaved: 14,016 km (1999)

      Waterways:
      3,500 km
      note: includes Nile River, Lake Nasser, Alexandria-Cairo Waterway, and numerous smaller canals in delta; Suez Canal (193.5 km including approaches) navigable by oceangoing vessels drawing up to 17.68 m (2005)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 76 ships (1000 GRT or over) 987,524 GRT/1,467,139 DWT
      by type: bulk carrier 14, cargo 33, container 2, passenger/cargo 5, petroleum tanker 13, roll on/roll off 9
      foreign-owned: 9 (Denmark 1, Greece 6, Lebanon 2)
      registered in other countries: 40 (The Bahamas 1, Bolivia 1, Cambodia 6, Cyprus 1, Georgia 6, Honduras 1, Panama 17, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 3, Sao Tome and Principe 1, Saudi Arabia 1, Syria 1, unknown 1) (2005)

      Ports and terminals:
      Alexandria, Damietta, El Dekheila, Port Said, Suez, Zeit


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

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