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Venezuela Transportation 2009
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SOURCE: 2009 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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SOURCE: 2009 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK


Airports:
402 (2008)

Airports - with paved runways:
total: 131
over 3,047 m: 5
2,438 to 3,047 m: 9
1,524 to 2,437 m: 35
914 to 1,523 m: 64
under 914 m: 18 (2008)

Airports - with unpaved runways:
total: 271
2,438 to 3,047 m: 1
1,524 to 2,437 m: 16
914 to 1,523 m: 102
under 914 m: 152 (2008)

Heliports:
2 (2007)

Pipelines:
extra heavy crude 980 km; gas 5,036 km; oil 6,695 km; refined products 1,484 km; unknown 141 km (2008)

Railways:
total: 682 km
standard gauge: 682 km 1.435-m gauge (2006)

Roadways:
total: 96,155 km
paved: 32,308 km
unpaved: 63,847 km (2002)

Waterways:
7,100 km
note: Orinoco River (400 km) and Lake de Maracaibo navigable by oceangoing vessels (2008)

Merchant marine:
total: 62
by type: bulk carrier 9, cargo 16, chemical tanker 3, liquefied gas 5, passenger/cargo 10, petroleum tanker 17, refrigerated cargo 2
foreign-owned: 12 (Chile 1, Denmark 1, Greece 3, Mexico 5, Panama 1, Spain 1)
registered in other countries: 12 (Bahamas 1, Panama 10, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1) (2008)

Ports and terminals:
La Guaira, Maracaibo, Puerto Cabello, Punta Cardon

Transportation - note:
the International Maritime Bureau reports the territorial and offshore waters in the Caribbean Sea as a significant risk for piracy and armed robbery against ships; numerous vessels, including commercial shipping and pleasure craft, have been attacked and hijacked both at anchor and while underway; crews have been robbed and stores or cargoes stolen


NOTE: The information regarding Venezuela on this page is re-published from the 2009 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Venezuela Transportation 2009 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Venezuela Transportation 2009 should be addressed to the CIA.






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