blue-water

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blue-water

[ˈbluːˈwɔːtəʳ] ADJ (Naut) [navy, ship] → de altura, pelágico
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Hence, Washington has been encouraging New Delhi to build 'blue water' capabilities-'an ability to carry out operations much farther than their territorial boundaries, across the deep oceans.' Without blue-water Navy, India is powerless to pursue its Indo-Pacific strategy and balance China.
The Americans encourage the Naval buildup of India because their 2017 National Security Strategy described the Indo-Pacific as a region in which 'a geopolitical competition between free and repressive visions of world order is taking place' and where 'China is using economic inducements and penalties, influence operations, and implied military threats to persuade other states to heed its political and security agenda.' They believe that blue-water Navy empowers India to impede trade and oil traffic heading for China through the Malacca Straits and also boost the quadrilateral cooperation among India Japan, Australia, and United States otherwise known as the Quad.
The US Pacific Fleet power will be multiplied with the build-up of the Indian blue-water Navy.
The Indian blue-water Navy equally undermines the maritime security of Pakistan.
On learning she had selected Blue Water, she added: "I always did have expensive tastes." Doris Obeng, 36, who works at Blue-water, said: "B is ordinary water, I don't like it at all.
How many times have you heard the CVIC briefer say, "Mother is working blue-water operations; your primary divert is NAF Western Pacific, bearing 350, degrees for 300 nautical miles."
When conducting true blue-water operations, divert fields are unreachable, even when you have your own tankers.
Bring approach plates, even if you don't think you'll need them during blue-water operations.
The term blue-water operations implies the carrier will keep launching tankers until everyone traps successfully or barricades.