Civil and nonprofit entity, gathers companies of defense sector in order to sponsor, promote, and represent their common interests and objectives, aiming the social and economic advancement of the country. It operates in the relationship between the industries and the government agencies, seeking to speed up and encourage the marketing, development and quality of Brazilian products. Atmos is associated to ABIMDE since 2008.
The São Paulo State Research Support Foundation is one of the main funding agencies for scientific and technological research in the country. With autonomy guaranteed by law, FAPESP is linked to the Economic Development, Science and Technology Secretariat of São Paulo State Government. ATMOS has projects funded by FAPESP.