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Elon Musk sends SpaceX-Boring team to Thai cave rescue

Extraction efforts for trapped soccer team threatened by impending rainstorm

Elon Musk's The Boring Company and SpaceX send engineers to Thailand to offer help in cave rescue.   © Reuters

NEW YORK -- Elon Musk is sending a team of engineers from his companies SpaceX and The Boring Company to Thailand to see if their expertise can assist the mission to rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach trapped in a waterlogged cave complex.

In a tweet on Friday, the billionaire entrepreneur announced that the engineers would be sent "to see if we can be helpful."

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