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Libya

TRANSPORTATION AND COMMUNICATIONS

Railroads: None.

Roads: Over 23,000 kilometers of paved roads.

Ports: In 1986 Tobruk, Tripoli, Benghazi, and Qasr Ahmad, near Misratah, major ports. Five major oil export terminals As Sidra, Burayqah, Ras al Unuf, Marsa al Hariqah, and Zuwaytinah; future sixth terminal planned at As Zuwarah in western Libya.

Airfields: Three international airports at Tripoli (Al Aziziyah airport), Benghazi (Benina airport), and Sabha. Forty-two other smaller airfields with permanent-surface runways. National carrier Libyan Arab Airlines (LAA).

Data as of 1987