Amazon hits back with 13-page PDF with list of lawsuits from Musk
(RTTNews) – Outspoken billionaire Elon Musk gets a rebuttal from his big rival in space businesses and individual wealth Jeff Bezos after two direct hits in a matter of days. Bezos’ former company Amazon responded with a 13-page PDF sent to The Verge to argue that Musk is no stranger to filing lawsuits. It all started with Musk attending a session at the Code conference in Los Angeles on Tuesday where during an interview with host Kara Swisher, Musk made a salty comment that Blue Origin should work to get to the moon and quit sue, a reference to Blue Origin lawsuit against NASA for proposing the Artemis moon landing project to SpaceX. “You cannot continue on your way to the moon,” said the billionaire. Amazon took it upon itself to fight Musk and sent a PDF containing 39 instances where Musk has sued government offices since 2004. issues and protested various government decisions, “a spokesperson for Project Kuiper wrote in the ’email to The Verge. “It is difficult to reconcile their own historical record with their recent stance on others filing similar actions.” The list contains three subdivisions – Litigation, Protest with GAO, and FCC Lawsuits – with notes from each of the lawsuits. Earlier this month, Amazon filed a complaint with the FCC, indicating how many times Musk’s company has broken or broken the rules. “The conduct of SpaceX and other companies led by Musk makes clear their point: the rules are for others, and those who insist or even simply demand compliance deserve derision and ad hominem attacks, “the file says.” SpaceX is well aware of it. , having benefited from its own frequent protests and legal action against NASA and the US Air Force, that such actions are common practice in the public procurement process, “Blue Origin said, in support of of Amazon’s statement. SpaceX and Blue Origin compete on several fronts. In addition to space exploration, the two companies are looking to launch their satellite Internet programs. After Bezos stepped down as CEO of Amazon, Musk tweeted that Bezos stepped down just to sue SpaceX. Musk responded to a similar statement from Blue Origin on Wednesday, “SpaceX sued to be allowed to compete, BO sued to stop competition.” After the story was posted, Musk responded to a tweet with the title of the story with just two laughing emojis.
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