The railway network is old and needs investment in terms of structure of the railway as well as in station and in passenger services system. The railway provide connection with Republic of Moldova and Ukraine for persons and also for goods. In the last year it is seen a slow development in terms of private transport on the public railway system.
The public road network infrastructure
The North – East Region is crossed by a series of Pan-European roads, as following:
Air transport infrastructure
The air transport infrastructure consisting of three airports that provide domestic flights and external flights, the regular flights ensuring the connection with the country capital, Bucharest. The three existing airports are located in Bacau, Iasi and Suceava.
Iasi Airport is the oldest of Romania, was built up in 1932, is situated at 8 km North from Iasi City at an altitude of 120 m and it is intended for domestic and partly external charter passenger flights.
The present status of the resistance structure of the airside does not allow landing and maneuvering of aircrafts heavier than 47 tones the PCN (Pavement Concrete Number) index being of only 16.
On the regular basis the airport is operated by Tarom, Austrian Airlines and Carpatair companies.
Bacau Airport is located at 6.5 km South from Bacau and ensures the necessary infrastructure for safe conditions flights of aircrafts up to 400 tones, for domestic and external flights. The airport isservicing air-operations for a program of 12 and 24 hours, presently providing flights on 7 foreign routes to Germany and Italy destinations.
Suceava Airport, located on the territory of Salcea commune at 15 km East from Suceava town and 40 km away from Botosani, with access being provided by the National Road DN29, is intended for domestic passenger charter air flights.
The airport allows landing-take off of charter and medium-type aircrafts in optimal conditions, having a minimum guaranteed visibility standard of 1,200 meters and a ceiling of 60 meters.
The potable water network is inadequately sized in relation to North-East Region’s surface and population:
The sewerage network is inadequately sized in relation to North-East Region’s surface and population:
The natural gas network is inadequately sized in relation to North-East Region’s surface and population: