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According to The Guardian today, Google is working in secret at a spaceport in New Mexico to build and test solar-powered internet drones in a new initiative codenamed Project SkyBender.

Google is is reportedly renting 15,000 square feet of hangar space from Virgin Galactic. The lynchpin of Project SkyBender appears to be cutting-edge millimeter wave technology, which can transmit gigabits of data every second at speeds up to 40 times faster than modern 4G LTE.

Google is testing the technique with a new solar-powered drone called Centaur and other units made by a division known as Google Titan.  Google also has a deal with FCC to test until July.

Google is also paying Virgin Galactic about $1,000 a day and also paying$300,000 to Spaceport America to construct installations with servers, millimeter wave transceivers, and other tech onsite.

SkyBender is technically part of Google Access, a division that houses Project Loon, Google’s air balloon Wi-Fi project aimed at a similar goal of bringing remote parts of the world online. Google did not respond to a request for comment says The Guardian.