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    Sudan Transportation - 2002
    http://www.greekorthodoxchurch.org/wfb2002/sudan/sudan_transportation.html
    SOURCE: 2002 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Railways
      total: 5,995 km
      narrow gauge: 4,595 km 1.067-m gauge; 1,400 km 0.600-m gauge plantation line
      note: the 1.067-m line from Khartoum to Port Sudan carries over two-thirds of Sudan's rail traffic; the 0.600-m gauge system serves Sudan's cotton plantations with over 120 collecting stations (2001)

      Highways
      total: 11,900 km
      paved: 4,320 km
      unpaved: 7,580 km (1996)

      Waterways 5,310 km

      Pipelines refined products 815 km

      Ports and harbors Juba, Khartoum, Kusti, Malakal, Nimule, Port Sudan, Sawakin

      Merchant marine
      total: 4 ships (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 39,545 GRT/51,195 DWT
      ships by type: cargo 2, roll on/roll off 2 (2002 est.)

      Airports 65 (2001)

      Airports - with paved runways
      total: 12
      over 3,047 m: 1
      2,438 to 3,047 m: 8
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 3 (2001)

      Airports - with unpaved runways
      total: 53
      under 914 m: 11 (2001)
      1,524 to 2,437 m: 16
      914 to 1,523 m: 26

      Heliports 1 (2001)

      NOTE: The information regarding Sudan 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 Sudan Transportation 2002 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Sudan Transportation 2002 should be addressed to the CIA.

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