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Syria Transportation Profile 2018

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Railwaystotal: 2,052 km
standard gauge: 1,801 km 1.435-m gauge
narrow gauge: 251 km 1.050-m gauge (2014)
Roadwaystotal: 69,873 km
paved: 63,060 km
unpaved: 6,813 km (2010)
Waterways900 km (navigable but not economically significant) (2011)
Pipelinesgas 3,170 km; oil 2,029 km (2013)
Ports and terminalsmajor seaport(s): Baniyas, Latakia, Tartus
Merchant marinetotal: 21
by type: bulk carrier 1, general cargo 7, other 13 (2017)
Airports90 (2013)
Airports - with paved runwaystotal: 29
over 3,047 m: 5
2,438 to 3,047 m: 16
914 to 1,523 m: 3
under 914 m: 5 (2013)
Airports - with unpaved runwaystotal: 61
1,524 to 2,437 m: 1
914 to 1,523 m: 12
under 914 m: 48 (2013)
Heliports6 (2013)
National air transport systemnumber of registered air carriers: 2
inventory of registered aircraft operated by air carriers: 11
annual passenger traffic on registered air carriers: 475,932
annual freight traffic on registered air carriers: 1,517,388 mt-km (2015)
Civil aircraft registration country code prefixYK (2016)

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

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