Weightless flights come to Peninsula

InsideBayArea.com has a report on the Zero-G flights that began operating out of Moffett Field in Mountain View, Calif. on February 16.

The news site reports that San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom and his fiancee Jennifer Siebel were aboard the inaugural flight as the guests of a client that chartered the plane. The 90-minute flights, which fly weightless parabolas, cost about $3,500 per person.

The Las Vegas-based company plans to fly out of Moffett on a regular basis under a new agreement with NASA Ames. The next Zero-G flight in Mountain View is scheduled for July 12.