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Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan Da Cunha Transportation 2016
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SOURCE: 2016 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES











Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan Da Cunha Transportation 2016
SOURCE: 2016 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK AND OTHER SOURCES


Page last updated on February 11, 2016

Airports:
2 (2015)
country comparison to the world: 232
[see also: Airports country ranks ]

Airports - with paved runways:
total: 2
[see also: Airports - with paved runways - total country ranks ]
over 3,047 m: 1 Ascension Island (Wideawake Field)
1,524 to 2,437 m: 1 Saint Helena; note - opening to commercial flights in February 2016 (2015)

Roadways:
total: 198 km (Saint Helena 138 km, Ascension 40 km, Tristan da Cunha 20 km)
[see also: Roadways - total (km) country ranks ]
paved: 168 km (Saint Helena 118 km, Ascension 40 km, Tristan da Cunha 10 km)
[see also: Roadways - paved (km) country ranks ]
unpaved: 30 km (Saint Helena 20 km, Tristan da Cunha 10 km) (2002)
[see also: Roadways - unpaved (km) country ranks ]
country comparison to the world: 210

Ports and terminals:
major seaport(s):
Saint Helena: Jamestown
Ascension Island: Georgetown
Tristan da Cunha: Calshot Harbor (Edinburgh)

Transportation - note:
there is no air connection to Saint Helena or Tristan da Cunha; construction on the new international airport for Saint Helena began in 2012 with an estimated completion date of late 2015 or early 2016; the new airport will have a runway of 1,550 m capable of handling B737/A319 size aircraft

NOTE: The information regarding Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan Da Cunha on this page is re-published from the 2016 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan Da Cunha Transportation 2016 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan Da Cunha Transportation 2016 should be addressed to the CIA.




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