Shipwreck Tales - Princess Ashika

Weekend Variety Wireless 16/06/2013

Shipwreck Tales with John McCrystal. Most will remember the Princess Ashika disaster, for it happened less than four years ago. Travelling from the Tongan capital Nukuʻalofa to Ha'afeva on 5th August 2009, the ferry put out a distress call just before 2300 hours. She sank in the night, 74 people lost their lives.