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    Ireland Transportation - 2006
    https://theodora.com/wfbcurrent/ireland/ireland_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Airports:
      36 (2005)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 15
      over 3,047 m: 1
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 4
      914 to 1,523 m: 3
      under 914 m: 6 (2005)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 21
      914 to 1,523 m: 4
      under 914 m: 17 (2005)

      Pipelines:
      gas 1,795 km (2004)

      Railways:
      total: 3,312 km
      broad gauge: 1,947 km 1.600-m gauge (46 km electrified)
      narrow gauge: 1,365 km 0.914-m gauge (operated by the Irish Peat Board to transport peat to power stations and briquetting plants) (2004)

      Roadways:
      total: 95,736 km
      paved: 95,736 km (including 125 km of expressways) (2002)

      Waterways:
      753 km (pleasure craft only) (2005)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 33
      by type: bulk carrier 3, cargo 22, chemical tanker 2, container 1, passenger/cargo 3, roll on/roll off 2
      foreign-owned: 10 (Germany 3, Italy 2, Norway 1, Spain 1, Switzerland 1, UK 1, US 1)
      registered in other countries: 21 (The Bahamas 2, Bermuda 1, Gibraltar 1, Netherlands 13, Panama 2, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1, UK 1) (2005)

      Ports and terminals:
      Cork, Dublin, New Ross, Shannon Foynes, Waterford


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

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