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    Egypt Transportation - 2003
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    SOURCE: 2003 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways: total: 5,105 km
      standard gauge: 5,105 km 1.435-m gauge (42 km electrified) (2002)


      Highways: total: 64,000 km
      paved: 50,000 km
      unpaved: 14,000 km (1996)


      Waterways: 3,500 km
      note: includes the Nile, Lake Nasser, Alexandria-Cairo Waterway, and numerous smaller canals in the delta; Suez Canal (193.5 km including approaches), used by oceangoing vessels drawing up to 16.1 m of water


      Pipelines: crude oil 1,171 km; petroleum products 596 km; natural gas 460 km


      Ports and harbors: Alexandria, Al Ghardaqah, Aswan, Asyut, Bur Safajah, Damietta, Marsa Matruh, Port Said, Suez


      Merchant marine: total: 170 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 1,284,197 GRT/1,907,734 DWT
      note: includes some foreign-owned ships registered here as a flag of convenience: Denmark 1, Germany 1, Greece 6, Lebanon 3, Monaco 1, Ukraine 1 (2002 est.)
      ships by type: bulk 20, cargo 50, container 5, liquefied gas 1, passenger 63, petroleum tanker 15, roll on/roll off 13, short-sea passenger 3


      Airports: 89 (2002)


      Airports - with paved runways: total: 71
      over 3,047 m: 13
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 38
      under 914 m: 3 (2002)
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 17


      Airports - with unpaved runways: total: 18
      under 914 m: 9 (2002)
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
      914 to 1,523 m: 6


      Heliports: 2 (2002)


      NOTE: The information regarding Egypt on this page is re-published from the 2003 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Guinea Geography 2003 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Egypt Transportation 2003 should be addressed to the CIA.

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