I try to avoid light plane travel. But for this trip, there was only one option.

A few days ago I boarded a shuttle bus at Southampton Airport in Hampshire, England, with 9NEWS cameraman Oliver Clarke.

Night had fallen but out the bus window we could see the aircraft waiting for us.

It was a 16-seater, twin-propeller plane that looked like something out of Indiana Jones – exactly the type of plane I try to avoid. And yet this trip was too important to worry about transport issues.

We were travelling to Alderney Island, where we’d heard the graves of Nazi victims were at risk of being desecrated.

Read the full article and watch the full news clip by Seb Costello at 9 News.

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