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Guatemala Transportation Profile 2018

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Railwaystotal: 800 km
narrow gauge: 800 km 0.914-m gauge (2014)
Roadwaystotal: 17,621 km
paved: 7,489 km
unpaved: 10,132 km (includes 4,960 km of rural roads) (2016)
Waterways990 km (260 km navigable year round; additional 730 km navigable during high-water season) (2012)
Pipelinesoil 480 km (2013)
Ports and terminalsmajor seaport(s): Puerto Quetzal, Santo Tomas de Castilla
Merchant marinetotal: 9
by type: oil tanker 1, other 8 (2017)
Airports291 (2013)
Airports - with paved runwaystotal: 16
2,438 to 3,047 m: 2
1,524 to 2,437 m: 4
914 to 1,523 m: 6
under 914 m: 4 (2017)
Airports - with unpaved runwaystotal: 275
2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 2
914 to 1,523 m: 77
under 914 m: 195 (2013)
Heliports1 (2013)
National air transport systemnumber of registered air carriers: 3
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 8
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 93,129
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 455,520 mt-km (2015)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefixTG (2016)

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

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