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Three Tesla employees die in plane crash :(

Discussion in 'Tesla Motors' started by gg_got_a_tesla, Feb 17, 2010.

  1. gg_got_a_tesla

    gg_got_a_tesla Model S: VIN P65513, Model 3 Res Holder

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    #1 gg_got_a_tesla, Feb 17, 2010
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  2. Kipernicus

    Kipernicus Model S Res#P1440

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    Tragic indeed. Condolences to their families and the whole Tesla crew.
     
  3. doug

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    yeah sad news, condolences to all the familys involved.
    Shame they didnt get to see the model s release
     
  5. DaveD

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    3 dead in small-plane crash in East Palo Alto

    I've exchanged emails with a Tesla contact, who said that the other people onboard were TM engineers.
     
  6. PopSmith

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    This is very sad news. Losing two, possibly three, highly talented engineers at once is very shocking and very saddening. :frown:
     
  7. mpt

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    Damn.

    I'd seen the plane crash report earlier today but had ignored it.

    My condolences to the families. Many of us would probably give anything to have those jobs, so they can perhaps gather some comfort in knowing that the departed were living out their dreams.
     
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    Very sad. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families and co-workers at TM.
     
  12. Nichen

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    Rest in peace friends. You were part of something huge. You changed the autoindustry, something which is quite amazing.

    So sad you're leaving us already.


    :frown:
     
  13. dpeilow

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    Utterly shocked to switch the computer on and see this.

    Condolences to the friends, family and colleagues of all involved.
     
  14. DrTaras

    DrTaras R254->R725->S1364-->X769

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    You beautifully summed up my feelings. :frown:
     
  15. Cobos

    Cobos S60 owner since 2013

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    Yes my condolences to the families and to Tesla. A sad event :(

    Cobos
     
  16. efusco

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    A sad day indeed..and a terrible shame. Add my condolences as well.
     
  17. efusco

    efusco Moderator - Model S & X forums

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    Did you see this crap at Jalopnik?
    3 Tesla Execs Dead In Palo Alto Plane Crash - Tesla Plane Crash - Jalopnik

     
  18. mt2

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  20. Vermeer

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    Tesla haters on the loose again

    @efusco,

    Yeah, I noticed these guys before. Petrol heads with no class. It's not surprising to see the level of hatred toward Tesla. I guess that's what you get for changing the world and *winning*. Tesla is very much like Apple in that regard.
     

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