In a special blog post on Flying Graphics website, a BPAG member confesses all. You can read the full article here- https://www.flyingraphics.com/blogs/news/for-the-love-of-phantoms-by-stuart-forth
Please feel free to get in touch if you feel the same and would also like to help. Manpower, skills, knowledge, parts, components and donations of cash or otherwise are all welcome. You can contact the BPAG here.