1. Barnes, Westover, Bradley airports look for MGM Springfield casino boost

    Barnes, Westover, Bradley airports look for MGM Springfield casino boost

    MGM Springfield's executives have been out to visit and at least one corporate jet from Las Vegas is scheduled to arrive this weekend and stay over at least one night. But it remains to bee seen how much business MGM Springfield, the $960 million resort casino that opens Friday, will bring to Westfield-Barnes Regional Airport, Westover Metropolitan Airport in Chicopee and Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, Connecticut. "We certainly are hoping to feel the effects of the casino," said Kelly DeRonda, manager at Rectrix, the fixed-base operator providing aircraft services at Barnes. It's hard to tell ...

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    1. We certainly are hoping to feel the effects of the casino.
    2. We believe that the MGM development will be another great amenity and attraction for the Bradley service area as we continue to market the region to potential visitors.
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