Agostinho Neto Airport

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Agostinho Neto Airport
IATA: NTOICAO: GVAN
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner ASA
Operator TACV
Serves Ribeira-Grande, Praia, São Vicente, Sal
Location Ponta do Sol, Santo Antão, Cape Verde
Elevation AMSL 32 ft / 10 m
Coordinates 17°12′11″N 25°05′27″W / 17.203058°N 25.090874°W / 17.203058; -25.090874Coordinates: 17°12′11″N 25°05′27″W / 17.203058°N 25.090874°W / 17.203058; -25.090874
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GVAN is located in Cape Verde
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Location of Aeródromo Agostinho Neto/Ilha de São Antão in Cape Verde
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 1,476 450 Asphalt
Aeroporto Inactivo

The Agostinho Neto (Portuguese Aeroporto Agostinho Neto) (IATA: NTOICAO: GVAN) is an airport in Cape Verde located next to the town of Ponta do Sol, Cape Verde on the northern tip of the island of Santo Antão. The airport was named after Agostinho Neto, an Angolan politician. Because of dangerous crosswinds and weather that is often below VFR minima, the airport is closed until further notice.

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