"On 11 October, the Ambassador of South Africa visited CIMA and attended a general presentation of the activities that the center is carrying out in various areas. 
A cooperation was discussed with South Africa, in particular because of the common connection with the Atlantic Ocean and the possibilities for collaboration within the Air Center.
Afterwards, CIMA's facilities and laboratories were visited, and the Ambassador was able to contact the excellent research carried out here.
It was agreed the possibility of a more detailed visit, with participation of key-stars scientists of South Africa. "