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Madagascar Transportation Profile

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Railways
total: 836 km (2018)
narrow gauge: 836 km 1.000-m gauge (2018)
Roadways
total: 31,640 km (2018)
Waterways
600 km (432 km navigable) (2011)
Ports and terminals
major seaport(s): Antsiranana (Diego Suarez), Mahajanga, Toamasina, Toliara (Tulear)
Merchant marine
total: 28
by type: general cargo 15, oil tanker 2, other 11 (2019)
Airports
total: 83 (2013)
Airports - with paved runways
total: 26 (2017)
over 3,047 m: 1 (2017)
2,438 to 3,047 m: 2 (2017)
1,524 to 2,437 m: 6 (2017)
914 to 1,523 m: 16 (2017)
under 914 m: 1 (2017)
Airports - with unpaved runways
total: 57 (2013)
1,524 to 2,437 m: 1 (2013)
914 to 1,523 m: 38 (2013)
under 914 m: 18 (2013)
National air transport system
number of registered air carriers: 4 (2020)
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 18
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 541,290 (2018)
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 16.25 million mt-km (2018)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefix
5R (2016)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on Friday, November 27, 2020