Touring Cuito Cuanavale in Angola
Cuito Cuanavale in the region of Cuando Cubango is a city located in Angola - some 594 mi or ( 956 km ) South-East of Luanda , the country's capital city .
Time in Cuito Cuanavale is now 11:45 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Luanda " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Mongu, Ondjiva, Menongue, Macora, and Lunoca. Being here already, consider visiting Mongu . Check out our recomendations for Cuito Cuanavale ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
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Interesting facts about this location
Battle of Cuito Cuanavale
The Battle of Cuito Cuanavale in 1987/88 was an important episode in the Angolan Civil War (1975 to 2002). Between 9 September and 7 October 1987, the Angolan Army, in an attempt to finally subdue the Angolan insurgent movement UNITA in south-eastern Angola, was decisively repelled in a series of battles at the Lomba River by the South African Army, which had once more intervened on UNITA’s behalf.
Located at -15.16 19.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Cuito Cuanavale Airport
Cuito Cuanavale Airport is an airport near Cuito Cuanavale, Angola.
Located at -15.16 19.16 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
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