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    Iran Transportation - 2006
    https://theodora.com/wfbcurrent/iran/iran_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Airports:
      310 (2005)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 129
      over 3,047 m: 40
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 26
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 25
      914 to 1,523 m: 33
      under 914 m: 5 (2005)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 181
      over 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 8
      914 to 1,523 m: 130
      under 914 m: 42 (2005)

      Heliports:
      15 (2005)

      Pipelines:
      condensate/gas 212 km; gas 16,998 km; liquid petroleum gas 570 km; oil 8,256 km; refined products 7,808 km (2004)

      Railways:
      total: 7,203 km
      broad gauge: 94 km 1.676-m gauge
      standard gauge: 7,109 km 1.435-m gauge (189 km electrified) (2004)

      Roadways:
      total: 178,152 km
      paved: 118,115 km (including 751 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 60,037 km (2002)

      Waterways:
      850 km (850 km on Karun River; additional service on Lake Urmia) (2006)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 143 ships (1000 GRT or over) 5,129,056 GRT/8,908,336 DWT
      by type: bulk carrier 38, cargo 48, chemical tanker 4, container 14, liquefied gas 1, passenger 1, passenger/cargo 4, petroleum tanker 30, roll on/roll off 3
      foreign-owned: 1 (UAE 1)
      registered in other countries: 19 (Bolivia 1, Cyprus 2, Isle of Man 1, Kuwait 1, Malta 9, Panama 4, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1) (2005)

      Ports and terminals:
      Assaluyeh, Bushehr


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

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