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    Kazakhstan Transportation 2001

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    SOURCE: 2001 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways:
      total: 14,400 km in common carrier service; does not include industrial lines
      broad gauge: 14,400 km 1.520-m gauge (3,299 km electrified) (1997)

      Highways:
      total: NA km
      paved: 150,000 km (these roads are said to be hard-surfaced, and include, in addition to conventionally paved roads, some that are surfaced with gravel or other coarse aggregate, making them trafficable in all weather) (2000)
      unpaved: NA km (these roads are made of unstabilized earth and are difficult to negotiate in wet weather)

      Waterways: 3,900 km
      note: on the Syrdariya (Syr Darya) and Ertis (Irtysh) rivers

      Pipelines: crude oil 2,850 km; refined products 1,500 km; natural gas 3,480 km (1992)

      Ports and harbors: Aqtau (Shevchenko), Atyrau (Gur'yev), Oskemen (Ust-Kamenogorsk), Pavlodar, Semey (Semipalatinsk)

      Airports: 449 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with paved runways:
      total: 28
      over 3,047 m: 6
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 14
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 5
      under 914 m: 3 (2000 est.)

      Airports - with unpaved runways:
      total: 421
      over 3,047 m: 11
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 18
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 45
      914 to 1,523 m: 101
      under 914 m: 246 (2000 est.)

      NOTE: The information regarding Kazakhstan on this page is re-published from the 2001 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Kazakhstan Transportation 2001 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Kazakhstan Transportation 2001 should be addressed to the CIA.

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