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Karawanks Tunnel (motorway)

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The Karawanks Tunnel (Karawankentunnel, Predor Karavanke or Karavanški predor) is a motorway tunnel crossing the Alpine Karawanks mountain range between Austria and Slovenia, with a total length of (4.89 miles), (4.98 miles) enclosure between the portals. [1]

38 relations: A2 motorway (Slovenia), ASFiNAG, Austria, Autobahns of Austria, Carbon monoxide, Carinthia, Closed-circuit television, Controlled-access highway, Emergency telephone, Euro, European emission standards, Highways in Slovenia, Hrušica, Jesenice, Jesenice, Karawanken Autobahn, Karawanks, Kranj, List of tunnels in Austria, List of tunnels in the Alps, Ljubljana, Loibl Pass, Motorway Company in the Republic of Slovenia, Municipality of Jesenice, Sankt Jakob im Rosental, Schengen Area, Slovenia, Smoke detector, States of Austria, Surveillance, Tauern Autobahn, Tauern Road Tunnel, Ten-Day War, Traffic light, Value-added tax, Vignette (road tax), Villach, Wurzen Pass, Yugoslav People's Army.

A2 motorway (Slovenia)

The A2 motorway (avtocesta A2, Ilirika) is a motorway in Slovenia, around 180 km long, connecting the Karavanke Tunnel (at the Austrian border) via the capital city Ljubljana to Obrežje (at the Croatian border, near Zagreb).

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The ASFiNAG (short for "Autobahnen- und Schnellstraßen-Finanzierungs-Aktiengesellschaft" which is German for "Autobahn and high way financing stock corporation") is an Austrian publicly owned corporation which plans, finances, builds, maintains and collects tolls for the Austrian autobahns.

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Austria (Österreich), officially the Republic of Austria (Republik Österreich), is a federal republic and a landlocked country of over 8.8 million people in Central Europe.

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Autobahns of Austria

The Austrian autobahns are controlled-access highways in Austria.

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Carbon monoxide

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, and tasteless gas that is slightly less dense than air.

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Closed-circuit television

Closed-circuit television (CCTV), also known as video surveillance, is the use of video cameras to transmit a signal to a specific place, on a limited set of monitors.

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Controlled-access highway

A controlled-access highway is a type of highway which has been designed for high-speed vehicular traffic, with all traffic flow and ingress/egress regulated.

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Emergency telephone

An emergency telephone is a phone specifically provided for making calls to emergency services and is most often found in a place of special danger or where it is likely that there will only be a need to make emergency calls.

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The euro (sign: €; code: EUR) is the official currency of the European Union.

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European emission standards

European emission standards define the acceptable limits for exhaust emissions of new vehicles sold in EU and EEA member states.

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Highways in Slovenia

The highways in Slovenia are the central state roads in Slovenia and are divided into motorways (avtocesta, AC) and expressways (hitra cesta, HC).

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Hrušica, Jesenice

Hrušica is a settlement west of Jesenice along the main road to Kranjska Gora in the Municipality of Jesenice in the Upper Carniola region of Slovenia.

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Jesenice (AsslingLeksikon občin kraljestev in dežel zastopanih v državnem zboru, vol. 6: Kranjsko. 1906. Vienna: C. Kr. Dvorna in Državna Tiskarna, p. 144.) is a Slovenian town and the seat of the Municipality of Jesenice on the southern side of the Karawanks, bordering Austria to the north.

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Karawanken Autobahn

The Karawanken Autobahn (A 11) is an autobahn (motorway) in Austria.

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The Karawanks or Karavankas or Karavanks (Karavanke, Karawanken) are a mountain range of the Southern Limestone Alps on the border between Slovenia to the south and Austria to the north.

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Kranj (Krainburg) is the fourth-largest city in Slovenia, with a population of 37,373 (2015).

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List of tunnels in Austria

This list of tunnels in Austria includes any road, rail or waterway tunnel in Austria.

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List of tunnels in the Alps

There are a large number of tunnels in the Alps of Central Europe.

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Ljubljana (locally also; also known by other, historical names) is the capital and largest city of Slovenia.

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Loibl Pass

The Loibl Pass (Loiblpass) or Ljubelj Pass (prelaz Ljubelj) is a high mountain pass in the Karawanks chain of the Southern Limestone Alps, linking Austria with Slovenia.

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Motorway Company in the Republic of Slovenia

The Motorway Company in the Republic of Slovenia (Družba za avtoceste v Republiki Sloveniji, DARS) is a joint-stock company in Slovenia that operates and maintains the Slovenian motorway network and the related infrastructure.

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Municipality of Jesenice

The Municipality of Jesenice (Občina Jesenice) is a municipality in northwest Slovenia.

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Sankt Jakob im Rosental

Sankt Jakob im Rosental (Šentjakob v Rožu) is a town in the district of Villach-Land in the Austrian state of Carinthia.

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Schengen Area

The Schengen Area is an area comprising 26 European states that have officially abolished passport and all other types of border control at their mutual borders.

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Slovenia (Slovenija), officially the Republic of Slovenia (Slovene:, abbr.: RS), is a country in southern Central Europe, located at the crossroads of main European cultural and trade routes.

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Smoke detector

A smoke detector is a device that senses smoke, typically as an indicator of fire.

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States of Austria

Austria is a federal republic made up of nine states, known in German as Länder.

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Surveillance is the monitoring of behavior, activities, or other changing information for the purpose of influencing, managing, directing, or protecting people.

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Tauern Autobahn

The Tauern Autobahn (A 10) is an autobahn (motorway) in Austria.

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Tauern Road Tunnel

The Tauern Road Tunnel is located on the Tauern Autobahn (A10) in the Austrian federal state of Salzburg.

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Ten-Day War

The Ten-Day War (desetdnevna vojna) or the Slovenian Independence War (slovenska osamosvojitvena vojna), was a brief war of independence that followed the Slovenian declaration of independence on 25 June 1991.

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Traffic light

Traffic lights, also known as traffic signals, traffic lamps, traffic semaphore, signal lights, stop lights, robots (in South Africa and most of Africa), and traffic control signals (in technical parlance), are signalling devices positioned at road intersections, pedestrian crossings, and other locations to control flows of traffic.

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Value-added tax

A value-added tax (VAT), known in some countries as a goods and services tax (GST), is a type of tax that is assessed incrementally, based on the increase in value of a product or service at each stage of production or distribution.

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Vignette (road tax)

Vignette is a form of road pricing imposed on vehicles, usually in addition to the compulsory road tax, based on a period of time instead of road tolls that are based on distance travelled.

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Villach (German pronunciation:; Beljak, Villaco, Vilac) is the seventh-largest city in Austria and the second-largest in the federal state of Carinthia.

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Wurzen Pass

The Wurzen Pass (Wurzenpass, Korensko sedlo) is a mountain pass in a col of the Karawanken mountain range in the Southern Limestone Alps, on the border between Radendorf in the Austrian state of Carinthia and Kranjska Gora in Slovenia.

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Yugoslav People's Army

The Yugoslav People's Army (Jugoslovenska narodna armija / Југословенска народна армија / Jugoslavenska narodna armija; also Yugoslav National Army), often referred-to simply by the initialism JNA, was the military of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karawanks_Tunnel_(motorway)

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