ï»¿South Korea Mohegan Sun Mega Casino Bid Would Land Near Incheon Airport in Seoul
Incheon Airport, within the South Korean money of Seoul, could one day host Mohegan Sun’s planned casino resort. The air travel hub draws numerous millions of key Asian visitors each 12 months.
Mohegan Sun may have lost the battle for the Massachusetts casino, but that hasn’t stopped the business from bidding for a wildly ambitious $l.6 billion new project in South Korea.
The tribal gaming operator is proposing to create the country’s largest gambling resort at one of the planet’s busiest travel hubs, Incheon International Airport, close to the country’s capital city of Seoul.
The casino would end up being the centerpiece of an also larger development that would come with a twin-tower luxury hotel with 1,000 rooms, 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 spectacular, multifaceted destination casino resort,’ Mitchell Etess, chief administrator of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, told the Boston Globe. ‘High-rollers can get on a personal jet, land, and check right into the hotel. It’d be perfect for James Bond.’
(We wonder if Bond is nevertheless playing poker hands such as the one that won him €115 million in the infamous Casino Royale scene where he overcome out a dining table of flushes and full h