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    Turkey Communications - 1990
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    SOURCE: 1990 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railroads: 8,401 km 1.435-meter standard gauge; 479 km electrified

      Highways: 49,615 km total; 26,915 km bituminous; 16,500 km gravel or crushed stone; 4,000 km improved earth; 2,200 km unimproved earth (1985)

      Inland waterways: about 1,200 km

      Pipelines: 1,738 km crude oil; 2,321 km refined products; 708 km natural gas

      Ports: Iskenderun, Istanbul, Mersin, Izmir

      Merchant marine: 327 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 2,972,465 GRT/5,087,620 DWT; includes 6 short-sea passenger, 1 passenger, 1 passenger-cargo, 193 cargo, 1 container, 4 roll-on/roll-off cargo, 3 refrigerated cargo, 1 livestock carrier, 35 petroleum, oils, and lubricants (POL) tanker, 15 chemical tanker, 2 liquefied gas, 4 combination ore/oil, 1 specialized tanker, 55 bulk, 4 combination bulk, 1 specialized liquid cargo

      Civil air: 30 major transport aircraft (1985)

      Airports: 119 total, 112 usable; 69 with permanent-surface runways; 3 with runways over 3,659 m; 30 with runways 2,440-3,659 m; 28 with runways 1,220-2,439 m

      Telecommunications: fair domestic and international systems; trunk radio relay network; 3,100,000 telephones; stations--15 AM; 45 (60 repeaters) FM; 61 (476 repeaters) TV; communications satellite earth stations operating in the INTELSAT (1 Atlantic Ocean) and EUTELSAT systems; 1 submarine telephone cable

      NOTE: The information regarding Turkey on this page is re-published from the 1990 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Turkey Communications 1990 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Turkey Communications 1990 should be addressed to the CIA.

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