Air India-Boeing deal: How are 1 million jobs being created in the US?

United States-India Business Council on Wednesday welcomed the deal between Air India and Boeing. Ambassador Atul Keshap, USIBC president said that the deal shows the strengthening trade and investment ties between the US and India.

Releasing a statement of Joe Biden, the White House said, “The United States can and will lead the world in manufacturing. I am proud to announce today the purchase of over 200 American-made aircraft through a historic agreement between Air India and Boeing.”

“This purchase will support over one million American jobs across 44 states, and many will not require a four-year college degree. This announcement also reflects the strength of the U.S.-India economic partnership,” the statement added.

Apart from this, Biden in his statement expressed hope to deepen partnership even further by continuing to confront shared global challenges and create a more secure and prosperous future for people.