2015 MADF sponsored and documented by professional videography the first interviews of the people of the mountain with knowledge of this structure and of the ancient artifacts privately owned believed to be associated with this structure.
2016 MADF sponsored a multi-national archaeological expedition involving the nations of the Mount Ararat region and an archaeological survey of the Kura River whose cultural artifacts appear connected to Mount Ararat.
2018 MADF sponsored Dr. Oktay Belli’s archaeological permit for a survey of Mount Ararat.
2019 MADF will sponsor the first archaeological survey of Mount Ararat by Dr. Oktay Belli. The expedition will include an American scientific team working through MADF in partnership with a Turkish team led by experienced mountain climbers from the region.