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Connecticut Airport Authority Wants A Casino At Bradley

Connecticut Airport Authority Wants A Casino At Bradley

The Connecticut Airport Authority is proposing a casino at Bradley International Airport, as developers of a competing casino in Springfield have scaled back their plan.

Kevin Dillon, the authority's executive director, said the authority is looking to host a casino that the operators of Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun want to open in the capital region, under a state-sanctioned process that also requires the backing of the town of Windsor Locks, where the airport is located.

"We have approached Windsor Locks to move this forward with us," said Dillon. "This would be a nice amenity for travelers and another source of non-aeronautical revenue for the...

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