PI Team: Skyjacker’s ‘confession’ unmasked in Army-coded letter

N.Y. DAILY NEWS; By Megan Cerullo; Thursday, June 28, 2018; A team of cold-case investigators claim they’ve decoded a 1972 message by D.B. Cooper — and that it revealed a...

A 6th Cooper note, a decrypted admission and J. Edgar Hoover

SEATTLE PI; By Senior Editor Daniel DeMay; June 29, 2018; Rain fell hard through the dark November sky in 1971 as the Boeing 727 flew low and slow over southwest...

Why the FBI didn’t nail D.B. Cooper

STOCKTON RECORD; By Michael Fitzgerald; Monday, July 02, 2018; In 2016, a jaw-dropping History Channel program made a convincing case that legendary skyjacker D.B. Cooper was a retired University of...
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“Stunning” Army-coded message reveals Cooper’s identity

THE OREGONIAN; By Doug Perry; Thursday, June 28, 2018; J. Edgar Hoover's lab staff missed all 6 Army codes The infamous skyjacker known as D.B. Cooper encrypted his real identity in...

Sleuths: Hijacker brags of escape, outfoxing FBI in encrypted note

NEWSWEEK; By Maria Perez, Friday, June 29, 2018; An investigative team led by former FBI agents claims it has unmasked a coded message in a 1972 letter from the infamous...
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“Bombshell development” about infamous hijacker D.B. Cooper

CBS NEWS-KOVR/Sacramento, CA; Rep. Steve Large; Feb. 2, 2018; It's a stunning update in a 46-year-old cold case mystery. A commercial airplane hijacker escaped with a daring parachute jump in...
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Hijacker D.B. Cooper is alive and well, sleuths say

KSWB/FOX-San Diego; by Phil Blauer; February 1, 2018; Independent investigators, led by former FBI, claim daredevil worked for the CIA and the Bureau is 'flat-out lying' about it Fox Network News...

Cold case leader on D.B. Cooper: “We have the man”

COURTHOUSE NEWS SERVICE;  by Britain Eakin;  February 9, 2018; WASHINGTON, D.C. – A group of private investigators says they have definitively identified the living daredevil who hijacked a commercial plane in 1971...
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D.B. Cooper Code Cracked?

COAST TO COAST Radio News Interview; February 2, 2018;  A seven-year cold case team trying to solve the infamous D.B. Cooper mystery believes it has deciphered a secret code contained in...
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Rackstraw (R.I.P.): 5 Fast Facts to Know

Heavy.com; by Reporter Shannon Walsh; July 11, 2016 NOTE: "On 7/9/19, 75-year-old Rackstraw died in San Diego of natural causes. While my cold case team believes he was Cooper, he...