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Operation Aquarius - Part 1
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Quest data
Given ByTherapist
Required for
Kappa container
Related quests
Leads to:
Operation Aquarius - Part 2
Other choices:

Operation Aquarius - Part 1 is a Quest in Escape from Tarkov.


Nice to meet you, young man. I have a well-paying job for you. Since you are already aware of the problems with the drinking water in this region and the origin of these problems, I know that I can entrust you with the following information. We found out what the source of contamination is, and we know how to stop it. We need a bit more time, but we will get it done. Qualified engineers are already on it, but until then we will have to live on the remaining reserves (which are very scarce, indeed). However, to my knowledge, some people managed to make hay and stock up on clean water prior to the contamination. These people are part of the gang which inhabits the dorms next to the factory. Several people saw them carrying large plastic barrels full of clean water to that location. Though I can't blame them for surviving any way they can, we need that water more than they do. Besides, the contamination issue will be solved very soon, so they won't be needing that water anyway. Acquiring this water will save many lives, so get out there and find where they store that water. We will all be indebted to you...


  • Must be level 6 to start this quest.


  • Locate the water hidden inside of the dorms on Customs
  • Survive and extract from the location


How curious! So that's where that water went. Thank you. I will inform my people. Skier certainly would not be happy with me interfering with his interests, but what won’t you do for the sake of the people.


Related Quest Items
Icon Item name Amount Requirement Find in Raid Notes
frameless Dorm room 206 key 1 Required N/A Unlocks the dorm room 206 (two-story dorms) on Customs where the hidden water is located.

The water is hidden in dorm room 206 which is located on the second floor of the two-story dorms on Customs. A Dorm room 206 key is required to enter it. The key can be found on Scavs, as well as be bartered at Therapist LL1 for 7 Piles of meds. Once you have obtained the key, head to the second floor of the two-story dorms. After unlocking the door you just need to walk into the room to complete the objective. To finish the quest you must also successfully extract from Customs once.

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