South Korea Mohegan Sun Mega Casino Bid Would Land Near Incheon Airport in Seoul

South Korea Mohegan Sun Mega Casino Bid Would Land Near Incheon Airport in Seoul

Incheon Airport, into the South Korean capital of Seoul, could 1 day host Mohegan Sun’s planned casino resort. The air travel hub attracts many millions of key Asian visitors each year.

Mohegan Sun may have lost the battle for a 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 nation’s largest gambling resort at one of many planet’s busiest travel hubs, Incheon International Airport, near the country’s capital town of Seoul.

The casino would function as centerpiece of an even larger development that will come with a twin-tower luxury resort with 1,000 spaces, a 20,000-seat arena, an amusement park, and nearly 200,000 square feet of shopping, food, and entertainment space. The casino it self would house 50 blackjack and roulette tables, and 1,500 slot machines.

‘It’s going to be a spectacular, multifaceted destination casino resort,’ Mitchell Etess, chief professional of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, told the Boston Globe. ‘High-rollers can get on a jet that is private 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 main one that won him €115 million in the infamous Casino Royale scene where he beat out a dining table of flushes and complete houses Continue reading “South Korea Mohegan Sun Mega Casino Bid Would Land Near Incheon Airport in Seoul”