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    Cuba Transportation 1997
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    SOURCE: 1997 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways
      total: 4,677 km
      standard gauge: 4,677 km 1.435-m gauge (132 km electrified)
      note: a large amount of track is in private use by sugar plantations

      Highways
      total : 27,100 km
      paved: 15,122 km
      unpaved: 11,978 km (1995 est.)

      Waterways 240 km

      Ports and harbors Cienfuegos, Havana, Manzanillo, Mariel, Matanzas, Nuevitas, Santiagode Cuba

      Merchant marine
      total : 22 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 113,092 GRT/162,029 DWT
      ships by type: cargo 11, liquefied gas tanker 1, oil tanker 4, refrigerated cargo 6
      note: Cuba owns an additional 38 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 548,170DWT operating under the registries of Panama, Cyprus, Malta, Belize, and Mauritius (1996 est.)

      Airports 162 (1996 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways
      total: 130
      over 3,047 m : 7
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 7
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 14
      914 to 1,523 m: 10
      under 914 m: 92 (1996 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways
      total: 32
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 1
      914 to 1,523 m : 31 (1996 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Cuba on this page is re-published from the 1997 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Cuba Transportation 1997 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Cuba Transportation 1997 should be addressed to the CIA.

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