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SpaceX paid $250,000 to settle sexual harassment claim against Musk: Report

The closely held rocket launch company, of which Musk is founder and chief executive officer, made the payment in 2018 to an unidentified flight attendant

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SpaceX paid an employee $250,000 to settle a claim she was sexually harassed by Elon Musk in 2016, a report said.

Dana Hull | Bloomberg
SpaceX paid an employee $250,000 to settle a claim she was sexually harassed by Elon Musk in 2016, according to a report from Insider. 
 
The closely held rocket launch company, of which Musk is founder and chief executive officer, made the payment in 2018 to an unidentified flight attendant who worked as a contract employee on a SpaceX corporate jet, the online news provider said, citing interviews and documents, including a declaration signed by a friend of the attendant and made in support of her claim.

Representatives for Hawthorne, California-based Space Exploration Technologies Corp. did not immediately reply to a

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First Published: May 20 2022 | 8:00 AM IST

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