TRANSPORTATION AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS
Roads: 750 kilometers of roads along coasts, of
210 kilometers paved.
Airports: Daily flights to islands carried most
passenger traffic; four airports with permanent-surface
airstrips on all islands. Air Comores is national carrier.
Ports: Mutsamudu on Nzwani and Moroni on
artificial harbors. Almost all freight carried by sea.
Telecommunications: Moroni has international
telecommunications; estimated 3,000 telephones in few
towns in 1987. Two radio broadcast stations, one amplitude
modulation (AM), one frequency modulation (FM).
Data as of August 1994