India restores safe reputation with U.S.

April 8, 2015 2:17 PM

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U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced Wednesday that India again complies with international safety standards. The move would free allow airlines from that country to add new flights to the United States, if they wish to do so.

But the country hired 75 full-time inspectors that month as part of a broad safety push. India has now returned to standards set by the International Civil Aviation Organization, Foxx said.

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