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    Benin Communications - 1989

      Railroads: 578 km, all 1.000-meter gauge, single track

      Highways: 5,050 km total; 920 km paved, 2,600 laterite, 1,530 km improved earth

      Inland waterways: small sections, important only locally

      Ports: Cotonou

      Merchant marine: 1 cargo ship (1,000 GRT or over) of 2,999 GRT/4,407 DWT

      Civil air: 3 major transport aircraft

      Airports: 8 total, 7 usable; 1 with permanent-surface runways; 4 with runways 1,220-2,439 m

      Telecommunications: fair system of open wire, submarine cable, and radio relay; 16,200 telephones; stations--2 AM, 2 FM, 1 TV; 1 Atlantic Ocean INTELSAT satellite earth station

      NOTE: The information regarding Benin on this page is re-published from the 1989 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Benin Communications 1989 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Benin Communications 1989 should be addressed to the CIA.

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