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    Turkey Transportation - 2004
    http://www.immigration-usa.com/wfb2004/turkey/turkey_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2004 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 8,607 km
      standard gauge: 8,607 km 1.435-m gauge (2,131 km electrified) (2002)

      Highways:
      total: 385,960 km
      paved: 131,226 km (including 1,749 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 254,734 km (1999)

      Waterways:
      1,200 km (approximately)

      Pipelines:
      gas 3,177 km; oil 3,562 km (2003)

      Ports and harbors:
      Gemlik, Hopa, Iskenderun, Istanbul, Izmir, Kocaeli (Izmit), Icel (Mersin), Samsun, Trabzon

      Merchant marine:
      total: 508 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 4,666,895 GRT/7,311,504 DWT
      by type: bulk 111, cargo 229, chemical tanker 46, combination bulk 1, combination ore/oil 2, container 34, liquefied gas 6, passenger 1, passenger/cargo 1, petroleum tanker 36, refrigerated cargo 4, roll on/roll off 26, short-sea/passenger 8, specialized tanker 3
      foreign-owned: Belize 1, Cambodia 1, China 1, Cyprus 4, Greece 1, Italy 3, Liberia 1, Monaco 1, Switzerland 1, Thailand 1, United Kingdom 9
      registered in other countries: 243 (2003 est.)

      Airports:
      120 (2003 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 87
      over 3,047 m: 16
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 30
      914 to 1,523 m: 17
      under 914 m: 4 (2003 est.)
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 20

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 33
      under 914 m: 21 (2003 est.)
      over 3,047 m: 1
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
      914 to 1,523 m: 8
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 2

      Heliports:
      14 (2003 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding Turkey on this page is re-published from the 2004 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Turkey Transportation 2004 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Turkey Transportation 2004 should be addressed to the CIA.

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