Hurricane Iniki Rallies Amateurs By Ron Hashiro, KH6JCA (Now AH6RH) As Hurricane Iniki tore its destruction through the Hawaiian Islands, Amateur Radio operators maintained an exclusive communications backbone. (February 1993 American Radio Relay League, Inc.)
HANAPEPE SWINGING BRIDGE (Kauai) — Reconstruction of this swaying suspension bridge made it a safer, historic experience of daily life in Kauai. Years before Hurricane Iniki, whenever a heavy rain storm hit Hanapepe Town and Valley and the river damaged the bridge, school was cancelled until the bridge could be fixed. After all, the bridge was the only way for children to cross the river!
Coco Palms Resort - Kauai' Was hit by Hurricane Iniki 1992-and is the place where many moviestars like Bing and Elvis Presley stayed Elvis filmed Blue Hawaii - here. It is said to re open in 2017. (i want to visit and feel the vibe of that era)
FAQs | Poipu Beach, Kauai Oh ya did I mention the chickens? Most people suggest that the feral chicken population can be traced back to when Hurricane Iniki hit Kauai in 1992. It’s been reported that the devastating hurricane destroyed a number of chicken farms.