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Namibia Transportation - 2024


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National air transport system

number of registered air carriers: 2 (2020)

inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 21

annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 602,893 (2018)

annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 26.29 million (2018) mt-km

Civil aircraft registration country code prefix



255 (2024)


total: 2,628 km (2014)

narrow gauge: 2,628 km (2014) 1.067-m gauge


total: 48,875 km (2018)

paved: 7,893 km (2018)

unpaved: 40,982 km (2018)

Merchant marine

total: 15 (2023)

by type: general cargo 1, other 14

Ports and terminals

major seaport(s): Luderitz, Walvis Bay

NOTE: The information regarding Namibia on this page is re-published from the 2024 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Namibia 2024 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Namibia 2024 should be addressed to the CIA or the source cited on each page.

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