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SpaceX Wins Defense Contract Launching Satellite for Air Force

bloomberg.com — Space Exploration Technologies Corp. won an $82.7 million contract to launch a satellite for the U.S. Air Force, giving Elon Musk's closely held company military revenue to go with what it earns serving NASA and private companies. This contract will include launch vehicle production, mission integration, and launch operations for a global positioning system satellite.

Musk's SpaceX to Send Spacecraft to Mars as Soon as 2018

bloomberg.com — Elon Musk's SpaceX announced via Twitter Wednesday plans to send its Dragon spacecraft to Mars as early as 2018-an aggressive timeline that will help demonstrate the technology needed to land large payloads on Mars. Twitter: SpaceX on Twitter SpaceX was founded in 2002 with the ultimate goal of enabling people to live on other planets.

Ford pays over sticker price to study Tesla’s X SUV

unionleader.com — Ford Motor paid $199,950 - $55,000 more than the sticker price - to buy one of the first sport utility vehicles made by Tesla Motors so it could test and examine the electric SUV. Ford bought the 64th Model X, a white Founders Series version, last month.

Ford overpaid to study Tesla's Model X SUV

sltrib.com — "Wow, I hope that investment pays off in some good intelligence," Michelle Krebs, senior analyst for researcher Autotrader.com, said of the premium Ford paid. "If you're going to be one of the early buyers, you're probably going to pay well over list. But that's significant."

Ford Motor pays $1,99,950 to find Tesla's X-factor

economictimes.indiatimes.com — By Dana Hull & Keith Naughton Ford Motor paid $1,99,950 -$55,000 more than the sticker price -to buy one of the first sport utility vehicles made by Tesla Motors. The white Model X is a Founders Series with a vehicle identification number indicating it was the 64th one made at Tesla's factory in California.

Ford Motor Co. paid US$55,000 more than retail just to get one of the first Tesla Model X SUVs

nationalpost.com — Ford Motor Co. paid US$199,950 - US$55,000 more than the sticker price - to buy one of the first sport utility vehicles made by Tesla Motors Inc., according to vehicle registration documents obtained by Bloomberg. The white Model X is a Founders Series with a vehicle identification number indicating it was the 64th one made at Tesla's factory in Fremont, Calif.

Ford Motor Co. paid US$55,000 more than retail just to get one of the first Tesla Model X SUVs

business.financialpost.com — Ford Motor Co. paid US$199,950 - US$55,000 more than the sticker price - to buy one of the first sport utility vehicles made by Tesla Motors Inc., according to vehicle registration documents obtained by Bloomberg. The white Model X is a Founders Series with a vehicle identification number indicating it was the 64th one made at Tesla's factory in Fremont, Calif.

Ford pays $200,000 to check out a Tesla Model X

autonews.com — DETROIT/SAN FRANCISCO -- Ford Motor Co. paid $199,950 -- $55,000 more than the sticker price -- to buy one of the first SUVs made by Tesla Motors Inc., according to vehicle registration documents obtained by Bloomberg. The white Model X is a Founders Series with a vehicle identification number indicating it was the 64th one made at Tesla's factory in Fremont, Calif.

Ford Pays More Than $210,000 for Tesla's 64th Model X

industryweek.com — Justin Sullivan, Getty Images Ford Motor Co. paid $199,950 - $55,000 more than the sticker price - to buy one of the first sport utility vehicles made by Tesla Motors Inc., according to vehicle registration documents obtained by Bloomberg.

Ford pays $199,950 before taxes for Tesla's 64th Model X SUV

autonews.com — DETROIT/SAN FRANCISCO -- Ford Motor Co. paid $199,950 -- $55,000 more than the sticker price -- to buy one of the first SUVs made by Tesla Motors Inc., according to vehicle registration documents obtained by Bloomberg. The white Model X is a Founders Series with a vehicle identification number indicating it was the 64th one made at Tesla's factory in Fremont, Calif.
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Apr 29, 2016

Who is their battery supplier? Ford Plans Long-Range Electric Car to Compete With Tesla, GM bloom.bg/1NCXziR via @business

Apr 28, 2016

.@SpaceX Launch Contract With U.S. Air Force Reduced Costs by 40% bloom.bg/1QBnGBj via @business

Apr 28, 2016

RT @Charles_Lister: #Aleppo quite literally being destroyed in regime/#Russia airstrikes. Extraordinary scenes & no reaction from West: htt…<a title="http://twitter.com/Charles_Lister/status/725658796060717057/photo/1" href="https://t.co/NWy6wmKPdm" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">pic.twitter.com/NWy6wmKPdm

Apr 27, 2016

Remember when SpaceX sued the Air Force for the right to compete and everyone thought that a risky gambitRemember when SpaceX sued the Air Force for the right to compete and everyone thought that a risky gambit

Apr 27, 2016

.@SpaceX Wins Defense Pact Launching Satellite for Air Force. First competitive EELV launch in 10 years. bloom.bg/1QBnGBj

Apr 27, 2016

Now they have all 3 legs of the stool: @SpaceX Wins Defense Contract Launching Satellite for Air Force bloom.bg/1QBnGBj

Apr 27, 2016

Purple Rain on the big screen and a sold out theater. Thanks @TheNewParkway for showing! pic.twitter.com/NQjr58lb9Y

Apr 25, 2016

RT @JschoolStrytllr: #Pitch: I can't say what the story is. It’s so high stakes, even talking now is jeopardizing it. Don’t ask questions.…


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