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    Kazakhstan Transportation - 2002
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb2002/kazakhstan/kazakhstan_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2002 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways
      total: 13,601 km in common carrier service; does not include industrial lines
      broad gauge: 13,601 km 1.520-m gauge (3,661 km electrified) (2001)

      Highways
      total: 189,000 km
      paved: 108,100 km (includes some all-weather gravel-surfaced roads)
      unpaved: 80,900 km (these roads are made of unstabilized earth and are difficult to negotiate in wet weather) (1990)

      Waterways 3,900 km
      note: on the Syr Darya (Syrdariya) 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)

      Merchant marine
      total: 1 ship (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 1,064 GRT/646 DWT
      note: includes a foreign-owned ship registered here as a flag of convenience: United States 1 (2002 est.)
      ships by type: roll on/roll off 1

      Airports 449 (2001)

      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 (2001)

      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 (2001)

      NOTE: The information regarding Kazakhstan on this page is re-published from the 2002 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Kazakhstan Transportation 2002 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Kazakhstan Transportation 2002 should be addressed to the CIA.

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