Google to open $82 million corporate jet facility at SJ airport

December 17, 2013 3:04:14 PM PST
The controversy over the high-flying ways of Google's private planes is taking off again.

Fast Company is reporting groundbreaking is expected next month at Mineta San Jose International Airport for what's essentially a separate airport for Google and other tech leaders.

The $82 million jet center will have 270,000 square feet of hanger space to house the planes of tech executives.

The report says San Jose airport will make $3 million a year from the lease.