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    Switzerland Transportation - 2004
    https://immigration-usa.com/wfb2004/switzerland/switzerland_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2004 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 4,511 km
      standard gauge: 3,483 km 1.435-m gauge (3,472 km electrified)
      narrow gauge: 982 km 1.000-m gauge (975 km electrified); 46 km 0.800-m gauge (46 km electrified) (2002)

      Highways:
      total: 71,011 km
      paved: 71,011 km (including 1,638 of expressways)
      unpaved: 0 km (2000)

      Waterways:
      65 km
      note: The Rhine carries heavy traffic on the Basel-Rheinfelden and Schaffhausen-Bodensee stretches; there are also 12 navigable lakes

      Pipelines:
      gas 1,831 km; oil 212 km; refined products 7 km (2003)

      Ports and harbors:
      Basel

      Merchant marine:
      total: 30 ships (1,000 GRT or over) 604,843 GRT/1,050,914 DWT
      registered in other countries: 182 (2003 est.)
      by type: bulk 15, cargo 6, chemical tanker 3, container 3, petroleum tanker 2, specialized tanker 1
      foreign-owned: Belgium 1, Netherlands 1, United Kingdom 6, United States 1

      Airports:
      65 (2003 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 42
      over 3,047 m: 3
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 5
      914 to 1,523 m: 8
      under 914 m: 16 (2003 est.)
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 10

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 23
      under 914 m: 23 (2003 est.)

      Heliports:
      2 (2003 est.)


      NOTE: The information regarding Switzerland 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 Switzerland Transportation 2004 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Switzerland Transportation 2004 should be addressed to the CIA.

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