Elon Musk isn’t comfortable that fellow mega-billionaire Jeff Bezos retains suing to cease SpaceX’s initiatives, and he shared a message for the Amazon founder through the 2021 Code Convention on Tuesday: “you cannot sue your way to the Moon, no matter how good your lawyers are.”
Musk was responding to a query from journalist Kara Swisher about how Bezos’ house firm, Blue Origin, not too long ago sued to dam a contract NASA gave SpaceX to develop a lunar lander. Amazon has additionally protested SpaceX’s Starlink web satellites with the Federal Communications Fee.
Swisher requested Musk Tuesday if he has spoken to Bezos concerning the authorized fights. “Not verbally, just… subtweets,” Musk stated. (In August, Musk tweeted: “Turns out Besos [sic] retired in order to pursue a full-time job filing lawsuits against SpaceX …”)
Musk wasn’t all vinegar almost about his billionaire house race cohort. When Swisher requested him concerning the suborbital flights that Bezos and Richard Branson not too long ago took with their very own corporations, Musk stated he “thought it was cool that they’re spending money on the advancement of space.” However, he was certain to level out, “suborbital is [just] a step in the direction of orbit.”