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    Switzerland Transportation 1998
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb1998/switzerland/switzerland_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 1998 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways
      total: 5,249 km (1,564 km double track)
      standard gauge: 3,741 km 1.435-m gauge (3,119 km electrified; 808 km nongovernment owned)
      narrow gauge: 1,438 km 1.000-m gauge (1,088 km electrified; 1,364 km nongovernment owned)
      other gauge: 70 km 0.750-m or 0.800-m gauge (1996)

      Highways
      total: 71,117 km (including 1,594 km of expressways)
      paved: NA km
      unpaved: NA km (1996 est.)

      Waterways 65 km; Rhine (Basel to Rheinfelden, Schaffhausen to Bodensee); 12 navigable lakes

      Pipelines crude oil 314 km; natural gas 1,506 km

      Ports and harbors Basel

      Merchant marine
      total: 22 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 424,261 GRT/733,551 DWT
      ships by type: bulk 13, cargo 1, chemical tanker 5, oil tanker 2, roll-on/roll-off cargo 1 (1997 est.)

      Airports 67 (1997 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways
      total: 42
      over 3,047 m: 4
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 5
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 12
      914 to 1,523 m: 6
      under 914 m: 15 (1997 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways
      total: 25
      914 to 1,523 m: 1
      under 914 m: 24 (1997 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Switzerland 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 Switzerland Transportation 1998 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Switzerland Transportation 1998 should be addressed to the CIA.

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