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Student who flight tracks Elon Musk’s whereabouts says he will stop tracing with one condition.

Elon Musk’s location is being tracked by a student, who says he will quit tracking with one condition.

Student who flight tracks Elon Musk’s whereabouts says he will stop — for a price

Elon Musk‘s whereabouts have been being tracked by a student, who has stated that he will stop doing so if the Tesla CEO accedes to his demands.
A 20-year-old University of Central Florida IT major named Jack Sweeney has been following Musk‘s travels on Twitter under the handle @ElonJet.

To stop disclosing Musk’s whereabouts, Sweeney initially demanded a $50,000 cash reward. His demand has since evolved, and he now wants to fly in Musk’s plane, record the flight, and converse with the businessman about it.

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“I would take it down if he allowed me to fly with him on his plane, video it, and talk about it – and perhaps even refuse to give me the $50,000 previously asked for it. That is still up for debate “The New York Post reported what Sweeney said.

Musk had made the teen a $5,000 offer to delete the account last November.  The offer was rejected by Sweeney, though. An nine, 35-mile trip from San Jose to San Francisco by the Tesla CEO recently drew criticism.

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Sweeney described Musk’s quick flight this week to The Post as being “less than a day” in San Francisco. “However, it was challenging to determine because this was one of the flights on which he used PIA [Privacy ICAO Address, which conceals the name of the plane owner].

Sweeney’s well-known hobby is following the movements of private planes carrying celebrities including Tom Cruise, the Kardashians, a number of Russian oligarchs, Bill Gates, and Elon Musk using public information gleaned from the Internet.

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