Ports must provide necessary infrastructure and services for industry and marine transport.
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Commercial maritime routes of container ships form a global network.
Lighthouses are used as an aid to navigation in coastal waters.
Airports provide infrastructure and services necessary for aviation.
Hovercraft are capable of travelling at high speed above the surface of water.
Industrial estates provide infrastructure and services for companies.
Physical properties, as well as the flora and fauna of the ocean change with depth.
Oil tankers appeared in the late 19th century; today they are among the largest ships.
Today called Dubrovnik, this Croatian city is known for its spectacular architecture and beautiful location.
The largest ocean liner at the time of its construction.
The Panama Canal is an artificial waterway created to shorten shipping routes between the Pacific Ocean and the Atlantic Ocean.
The Suez Canal is an artificial waterway connecting the Red Sea and the Mediterranean Sea.
The animation presents the main air, water and land routes and transport hubs.