The Merryweather Heist (Freighter)

Mission Information

Mission Number 31
Mission Type Branching ChoiceHeist
Mission Giver Trevor Philips

Trevor gets Michael and Franklin on board to steal a prototype Merryweather Security are testing at sea.

Protagonist (Playable) Michael De SantaFranklin ClintonTrevor Philips
Location Floyd's Apartment; SS Bulker; Pier 400
State / Area Los Santos
Heist Setups
Notes This is a branching mission that is played when choosing The Merryweather Heist (Freighter)
Rewards Subversive Achievement
Featuring Lester CrestFloyd HebertDinghySubmersibleBuzzard Attack ChopperFlatbedAssault RifleSniper RifleCombat PistolSticky BombFloyd's Apartment

Gold Medal Objectives (100%)

The following are the Mission Objectives required to obtain the Gold Medal:

  • Headshots: Kill 12 enemies with a headshot.
  • Accuracy: Finish with an accuracy of at least 80%.
  • Ninja: Kill 12 enemies using stealth attacks.
  • Container Hunter: Find the container within 1 minute.
  • No Alarms: Get to the ship interior without being detected.

Note: You can complete each Gold Medal requirement in multiple playthroughs of the mission. You don't need to obtain them all in one single playthrough.

Mission Objectives

  • Get in a vehicle.
  • Drive to the bridge.
  • Go to the vantage point.
  • Protect Michael as he plants the bombs.
  • Plant the first bomb at the bow pillar.
  • Plant the second bomb at the first mast.
  • Plant the third bomb at the second mast.
  • Go to the ship's stern entrance.
  • Detonate the bombs.
  • Locate the device amongst the wreckage.
  • Go to the device.
  • Return the device to the safe area.


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