Windsor Locks, CT - December 15, 2011 – Mary Ellen Jones, Chair of the newly-formed Connecticut Airport Authority and Commissioner James P. Redeker today celebrated the grand opening of Traveltini Martini Bar in Terminal A, Concourse C, at Bradley International Airport.
“Traveltini is a fabulous addition to other wonderful concessions at Bradley Airport,” said Ms. Jones. “The martini bar has a very upscale feel and offers a quiet respite from the hustle-bustle inside the airport. Passengers can sit back, relax and enjoy a cocktail and selections off a casual menu.”
Commissioner Redeker added, “Bradley’s customers asked for new and interesting offerings at the Airport, and we heard their requests. Many months of planning and design occurred before the first martini could be poured…the result is a fantastic new venue for our customers. In addition, five new jobs were created with the opening of Traveltini.”
Bradley International Airport is the second largest in New England and serves an extensive geographic area, as its customer base covers the entire Northeast including Western Massachusetts, New York and New Jersey. According to the most recent economic impact analysis, Bradley contributes $4 billion in economic activity to the state of Connecticut and the surrounding region, representing $1.2 billion in wages and 18,000 full-time jobs.