‘A year of challenges’

Bill Buley / The Garden Island

Hawaiian Airlines President and CEO Peter Ingram, right, talks with Capt. Vinnie Johnson, commander of the Pacific Missile Range Facility, at the Kauai Chamber of Commerce meeting Tuesday at the Aqua Kauai Beach Resort.

Peter Ingram occasionally hears the stories from people looking back on days when it cost $25 to fly between the islands and coupons were available.