What really happened? It was shot down – not lost in the Southern Ocean as BBC’s Horizon programme says, claims aviation documentary maker and author Simon Ludgate.
I spent ten years as a print and radio journalist in Fleet Street and the BBC, then almost another decade as Head of Production for a big, international agency with a global turnover of $400 million. I worked extremely hard. Long hours, missed birthdays, neglected family. All the usual casualties of being a workaholic…Ten years ago my life changed beyond all recognition.