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.)
The notorious currents at Shipwreck Beach aka Keoneloa Bay has seen many ship wrecks in the past years. The boats get stuck until they get blown away by Hurricane Iwa, Iniki and the likes. #Hawaii #hurricane #beaches #history #funfacts
The Coco Palms Resort. It became the go-to vacation destination for honeymooning couples due to the success of the films Miss Sadie Thompson and Blue Hawaii. In 1992, hurricane Iniki hit the island and destroyed the resort. Now it sits empty, an eerie landmark of 50's kitsch.