26-08-2003 – OUR CONDOLENCES TO THE SPACE EXPERTS OF BRAZIL:
To: The Chairman of the Brazilian Space Agency Dr. Luiz Bevilacqua Dear Dr. Bevilacqua, Let me express to you and your staff our deepfelt condolences in the difficult moment you are going through as a consequence of the accident of the third VLS prototype. From our experience as technology developers, we are aware of the implicit risks in this type of challenges. Whenever the time of the loss of friends and workmates, our conviction to persist in our calling to service is challenged. With the certainty that you will have the strength to carry on with your activities for the benefit of our peoples, let me express once again, dear Dr. Bevilacqua, in my own name and in that of my team, our deep bereavement. Héctor E. Otheguy, Licentiate General Manager & CEO INVAP S.E.