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Transportation in Guadeloupe

Railways:
total: NA km; privately-owned, narrow-gauge plantation lines

Highways:
total: 2,082 km
paved: 1,742 km
unpaved: 340 km (1985 est.)
note: in 1996 there were a total of 3,200 km of roads

Ports and harbors: Basse-Terre[?], Gustavia[?] (on Saint Barthelemy[?]), Marigot[?], Pointe-a-Pitre[?]

Merchant marine[?]:
total: 1 ship (1,000 GRT or over) totaling 1,240 GRT/109 DWT
ships by type: passenger 1 (1999 est.)

Airports: 9 (1999 est.)

Airports - with paved runways:
total: 8
over 3,047 m: 1
914 to 1,523 m: 2
under 914 m: 5 (1999 est.)

Airports - with unpaved runways:
total: 1
under 914 m: 1 (1999 est.)

See also : Guadeloupe



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