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El Salvador Transportation Profile 2018

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Railwaystotal: 12.5 km
narrow gauge: 12.5 km 0.914-m gauge (2014)
Roadwaystotal: 6,979 km
paved: 4,414 km (includes 341 km of expressways)
unpaved: 2,565 km (2016)
Waterways(Rio Lempa River is partially navigable by small craft) (2011)
Ports and terminalsmajor seaport(s): Puerto Cutuco
oil terminal(s): Acajutla offshore terminal
Merchant marinetotal: 2
by type: other 2 (2017)
Airports68 (2013)
Airports - with paved runwaystotal: 5
over 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 1
914 to 1,523 m: 2
under 914 m: 1 (2017)
Airports - with unpaved runwaystotal: 63
1,524 to 2,437 m: 1
914 to 1,523 m: 11
under 914 m: 51 (2013)
Heliports2 (2013)
National air transport systemnumber of registered air carriers: 2
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 36
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 2,597,649
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 13,873,884 mt-km (2015)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefixYS (2016)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on January 20, 2018

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