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Microsoft, Elon Musk's SpaceX partner to target space customers-WSJ

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Microsoft Corp is partnering with Elon Musk-led SpaceX and others as it targets space customers, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.

Oct 20 (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp MSFT.O is partnering with Elon Musk-led SpaceX and others as it targets space customers, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.

Microsoft would help deploy and connect new services using low-orbit spacecraft being proposed by SpaceX, and more traditional fleets of satellites circling the earth at higher altitudes, the report said. (https://on.wsj.com/3kdFTfO)

SpaceX and Microsoft could not be immediately reached by Reuters for comment.

(Reporting by Akanksha Rana in Bengaluru; Editing by Shailesh Kuber)

((akanksha.rana@thomsonreuters.com; ; Twitter: @AkankshaRanaa;))

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