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    Norway Transportation 1998
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb1998/norway/norway_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 1998 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways
      total: 4,023 km
      standard gauge: 4,023 km 1.435-m gauge (2,422 km electrified; 96 km double track) (1996)

      Highways
      total: 91,323 km
      paved: 65,753 km (including 106 km of expressways)
      unpaved: 25,570 km (1996 est.)

      Waterways 1,577 km along west coast; 2.4 m draft vessels maximum

      Pipelines refined products 53 km

      Ports and harbors Bergen, Drammen, Floro, Hammerfest, Harstad, Haugesund, Kristiansand, Larvik, Narvik, Oslo, Porsgrunn, Stavanger, Tromso, Trondheim

      Merchant marine
      total: 762 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 21,042,709 GRT/33,839,476 DWT
      ships by type: bulk 102, cargo 128, chemical tanker 91, combination bulk 9, combination ore/oil 38, container 18, liquefied gas tanker 91, multi-function large load carrier 1, oil tanker 145, passenger 13, passenger-cargo 1, refrigerated cargo 13, roll-on/roll-off cargo 52, short-sea passenger 23, vehicle carrier 37
      note: the government has created an internal register, the Norwegian International Ship register (NIS), as a subset of the Norwegian register; ships on the NIS enjoy many benefits of flags of convenience and do not have to be crewed by Norwegians (1997 est.)

      Airports 102 (1997 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways
      total: 65
      over 3,047 m: 1
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 11
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 14
      914 to 1,523 m: 11
      under 914 m: 28 (1997 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways
      total: 37
      914 to 1,523 m: 5
      under 914 m: 32 (1997 est.)

      Heliports 1 (1997 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Norway on this page is re-published from the 1998 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Norway Transportation 1998 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Norway Transportation 1998 should be addressed to the CIA.

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