Institute of Cyprus is taking part in the study of Saharan dust Pre-TEST program. The project is funded by the EU and enables scientists from around the world to operate the VMEste.
Scientists have examined aerosol clouds and gases to determine the movement of dust and air quality in the region. Collect data to help them drones. To this end, Cyprus Institute has provided the runway in Orunde (Troodos).
It is for the Cyprus problem of dust is very sharp. Situation aggravate this phenomenon dry conditions and high temperatures.