Elon Musk, the founder of Tesla for electric cars and CEO of SpaceX for space research, spoke about the lawsuit filed by Blue Origin CEO Jeff Bezos against the US space agency “NASA” after Musk’s company won a contract with NASA last April.
“You can’t get to the moon by filing cases no matter how good your attorney is,” Musk told reporters at Code, referring to Blue Origin and Jeff Bezos. , if you will.”
The space race among billionaires heated up when a company Blue Origin NASA sued in August after winning SpaceX The Moon contract to build a spacecraft to return astronauts to the Moon for the first time since 1972.
Amazon responded to Musk’s statements, saying that Musk and his companies had their own history of suing the US government, Amazon said in a statement to the network. CNBCIt is difficult to reconcile their historical record with their recent position that others have brought similar lawsuits.
For its part, NASA has stopped working with SpaceX while it awaits a decision in the lawsuit, which is expected to come in early November.