Veterans’ Affairs commissioned ESR to complete a report aimed at recording, to the most accurate extent possible, details of any radiation exposure incurred by crews of HMNZS OTAGO and HMNZS CANTERBURY during their "protest voyages" to Mururoa in 1973 under an operation codenamed "PILASTER".

The final report has been released and can be downloaded here [PDF, 2.5 MB].

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