Eritrea Transportation - 2021


SOURCE: 2021 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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National air transport system

number of registered air carriers: 1 (2020)

inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 1

annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 102,729 (2018)

Civil aircraft registration country code prefix

E3

Airports

total: 13 (2020)

country comparison to the world: 152

Airports - with paved runways

total: 4 (2019)

over 3,047 m: 2

2,438 to 3,047 m: 2

Airports - with unpaved runways

total: 9 (2013)

over 3,047 m: 1 (2013)

2,438 to 3,047 m: 1 (2013)

1,524 to 2,437 m: 5 (2013)

914 to 1,523 m: 2 (2013)

Heliports

1 (2013)

Railways

total: 306 km (2018)

narrow gauge: 306 km 0.950-m gauge (2018)

country comparison to the world: 121

Roadways

total: 16,000 km (2018)

paved: 1,600 km (2000)

unpaved: 14,400 km (2000)

country comparison to the world: 122

Merchant marine

total: 9

by type: general cargo 4, oil tanker 1, other 4 (2020)

country comparison to the world: 157

Ports and terminals

major seaport(s): Assab, Massawa

NOTE: The information regarding Eritrea on this page is re-published from the 2021 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Eritrea 2021 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Eritrea 2021 should be addressed to the CIA or the source cited on each page.

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