Incheon Airport, in the South Korean capital of Seoul, could one day host Mohegan Sun’s planned casino resort. The atmosphere travel hub draws many millions of key Asian visitors each year.
Mohegan Sun might have lost the battle for the Massachusetts casino, but that hasn’t stopped the company from bidding for a wildly ambitious $l.6 billion project that is new South Korea.
The tribal gaming operator is proposing to make the country’s largest gambling resort at one of the world’s travel hubs that are busiest, Incheon International Airport, close to the country’s capital town of Seoul.
The casino would be the centerpiece of an even larger development that would incorporate a twin-tower luxury resort with 1,000 spaces, a 20,000-seat arena, an enjoyment park, and nearly 200,000 square feet of shopping, food, and entertainment space. The casino it self would house 50 roulette and blackjack tables, and 1,500 slot devices.
‘It’s likely to be a dazzling, multifaceted destination casino resort,’ Mitchell Etess, chief professional of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, told the Boston Globe. ‘High-rollers can get on a personal jet, land, and check always right into the hotel. It’d be perfect for James Bond.’
(We wonder if Bond is still playing poker arms such as the one that won him €115 million in the infamous Casino Royale scene where he overcome out a table of flushes and full houses aide Read More