Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Nuclear-Testing-Action-Vega--1985--27MZIF32E6RX.htmlConceptually similarNuclear Testing Action Vega (1985)GP0STOYTLCompleted★★★★Nuclear Testing Action Vega (1985)GP0STOYTNCompleted★★★★French Frigate Lafayette Shadowing RAINBOW WARRIORGP02HVCompleted★★★★French military plane over Vega near Moruroa nuclear test site, French Polynesia.GP0LLICompleted★★★★Vega on her way to French Nuclear Test Site Moruroa in PacificGP0O1QCompleted★★★★★★French Nuclear Testing ActionGP0155SCompleted★★★★VEGA, the veteran Greenpeace protest yacht, rendezvous with the RAINBOW WARRIOR II outside the Moruroa nuclear test site where France plans to resume nuclear testing in September. South Pacific.GP018CCompleted★★★★VEGA, the veteran Greenpeace protest yacht, rendezvous with the RAINBOW WARRIOR II outside the Moruroa nuclear test site where France plans to resume nuclear testing in September. South Pacific.GP0KS4Completed★★★★★★★Reinforcing windows of radio room on the MV GREENPEACE. Outside Moruroa exclusion zone. South Pacific.GP011WVCompleted★★★★View AllGP0STOYTMNuclear Testing Action Vega (1985)Greenpeace crew on a raft and on a small sailing boat protest against nuclear testing. A nuclear testing ship is in the background.Locations:International Waters-Moruroa-Pacific OceanDate:17 Oct, 1985Credit:© Greenpeace / Pierre GleizesMaximum size:3412px X 2223pxKeywords:Actions and protests-Day-Greenpeace crew-KWCI (GPI)-Military-Nuclear (campaign title)-Nuclear weapons testing-Outdoors-Rafts-ShipsShoot:Mururoa Nuclear Test Tour with Vega and MV GreenpeaceGreenpeace sailing boat 'Vega' and ship "MV Greenpeace" during campaign against nuclear testing in the Pacific.Previous to French nuclear test site protest in the Pacific, the MV Greenpeace and flotilla return to New Zealand to replace Rainbow Warrior I that was bombed in Auckland. The refit of the ship prior to departure was done at Oranjewerf, which is in Nieuwendam, to the NE of Amsterdam. The Inmarsat dome was installed in the Antilles and some engine maintenance, following the Atlantic crossing. Unedited photos include:arrival of the ship, mooring off, welcome by Maori, crew and supporters; Doctor Laura Matrani on board MV Greenpeace preparing bread; John Sprange, Gerd Leipold, Rig captain Jim Cottier, Jon Castle, Dave Woolen, Ken Ballard, Jeanne Nighormain; Maori people visiting the ship; Installation of the 1st Inmarsat dome on board and refit and launch of MV Greenpeace on the Dutch Antilles, previous to the voyage to the Pacific to protest against French nuclear testing.