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Aynak Destination Guide

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Aynak in the region of Kabul is a place located in Afghanistan - some 14 mi (or 23 km) South-East of Kabul, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Aynak

Local time in Aynak is now 05:17 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zanabad, Qishlaq-e Sufla, Shinah, Mehtar Lam, Khur Kabul or Malik Khel. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

17°C / 63 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 28%
Air Pressure 1014.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °F)
Wednesday, 24th of April 2019
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 9°C (48 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Thursday, 25th of April 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 12°C (53 °F)
Night: 8°C (47 °F)

Videos

Pamir Issues

00:55 min ( August 16, 2009 by khatiri420)
Views: 647 - Rating: 5/5

Pamir Issue KBL-DXB Mr. Gol the purpose of uploading of this video, is just to be in contact with you please let me know when you received it regards

Blackhawk helicopter over Kabul Suburb a...

00:14 min ( November 09, 2007 by Peter Zavislak)
Views: 1,899 - Rating: 5/5

Blackhawk helicopter over Kabul Suburb at night


Fun day at the range

01:21 min ( February 18, 2009 by Mads Christensen)
Views: 798 - Rating: 5/5

A video I made when I was in afghanistan. It was ALOT of fun! Enjoy

Kabul to Bagram

01:42 min ( September 19, 2010 by Jake Wright)
Views: 706 - Rating: 0/5

This is a quick video from my trip from Kabul to Bagram


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Interesting facts about this location

Ghazi Stadium

Ghazi Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Kabul, Afghanistan,used to play soccer. It was built during the reign of King Amanullah Khan in 1923, who was regarded as Ghazi (Hero) for the Afghan victory in the Third Anglo-Afghan War and gaining independence for his nation after the 1919 Treaty of Rawalpindi. The stadium has a capacity of 25,000 people. The Ghazi Stadium was renovated in 2011 after the entire ground was removed and replaced with new soil and artificial turf placed on top.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 69.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Afghanistan, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums, Sport in Kabul

Salt Pit

The Salt Pit is the codename of an isolated clandestine CIA black site prison and interrogation center in Afghanistan. It is located north of Kabul and was the location of a brick factory prior to the Afghanistan War. The CIA adapted it for extrajudicial detention. In the winter of 2005, the "Salt Pit" became known to the general public because of two incidents.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 69.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Black sites, Central Intelligence Agency, Detention centers for extrajudicial prisoners of the United States, Prisons in Afghanistan

Aisha-i-Durani School

The Aisha-i-Durani School or Durani High School is a girls' school in Kabul, Afghanistan. It is one of two schools reconstructed with German help after the fall of the Taliban in 2001, the other being Amani High School.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 69.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Girls' schools, Schools in Afghanistan

Kabul International Airport

Kabul International Airport, also known as Khwaja Rawash Airport by the Pashtun majority (Pashto: د خواجه رواش هوایي ډګر‎), is located 16 kilometers from the city center of Kabul in Afghanistan. Axe Kabul International Airport was built in the early 1960s. During the 10 year Soviet war in Afghanistan from 1979 to 1989, the airport was controlled and used by the Soviet Army. Following the Soviet withdrawal it remained in control of the Afghan military, which transformed to private militia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 69.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Afghanistan–Soviet Union relations, Airports in Afghanistan, Kabul

OMAR Mine Museum

Located in Kabul, Afghanistan, the OMAR Mine Museum contains a collection of 51 types of land mines out of the 53 used in Afghanistan over the years. The collection includes unexploded ordnance, cluster bombs and airdrop bombs used by the U.S. invasion in 2002. OMAR stands for the Organization for Mine Clearance and Afghan Rehabilitation. For security reasons, the museum is not open for casual visitors. All appointments must be made through the main OMAR office. Dr.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.4, 69.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Aerospace museums, Area denial weapons, Explosive weapons, Kabul, Military and war museums, Museums in Afghanistan

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