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    Switzerland Transportation - 2006
    https://theodora.com/wfbcurrent/switzerland/switzerland_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Airports:
      65 (2005)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 42
      over 3,047 m: 3
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 4
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 11
      914 to 1,523 m: 8
      under 914 m: 16 (2005)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 23
      under 914 m: 23 (2005)

      Heliports:
      2 (2005)

      Pipelines:
      gas 1,831 km; oil 94 km; refined products 7 km (2004)

      Railways:
      total: 4,527 km
      standard gauge: 3,232 km 1.435-m gauge (3,211 km electrified)
      narrow gauge: 1,285 km 1.000-m gauge (1,273 km electrified); 10 km 0.800-m gauge (10 km electrified) (2004)

      Roadways:
      total: 71,220 km
      paved: 71,220 km (including 1,726 of expressways) (2003)

      Waterways:
      65 km (Rhine River between Basel-Rheinfelden and Schaffhausen-Bodensee) (2003)

      Merchant marine:
      total: 25 ships (1000 GRT or over) 468,821 GRT/778,115 DWT
      by type: bulk carrier 9, cargo 9, chemical tanker 2, container 4, specialized tanker 1
      foreign-owned: 2 (Monaco 2)
      registered in other countries: 306 (Antigua and Barbuda 4, The Bahamas 7, Belize 2, Bermuda 1, Cyprus 6, French Southern and Antarctic Lands 1, Germany 1, Indonesia 2, Ireland 1, Italy 7, Liberia 7, Malta 21, Marshall Islands 11, Mauritius 2, Morocco 1, Panama 206, Portugal 3, Russia 8, Saint Kitts and Nevis 1, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 10, Tonga 1, Turkey 1, Vanuatu 2) (2005)

      Ports and terminals:
      Basel


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

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