Ron Carlson

LAS VEGAS MAN’S STORY RAISES NEW QUESTIONS IN D.B. COOPER MYSTERY

By KIMBER LAUX, LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL; July 12, 2016 On a rainy night in November 1971, a man wearing sunglasses and a business suit jumped from a plane with a...

New Evidence May Hold Key Clue to Identifying Cooper

Inside Edition January 5, 2018 Investigators dedicated to solving the notorious 1971 hijacking of a Boeing 727 believe they’ve finally discovered the identity of the air bandit known as D.B. Cooper...

Investigators: Secret codes in hijacker note verify living suspect

SEATTLE PI; By Daniel DeMay;  January 4th, 2018; A nine-digit number typed at the bottom of a letter believed to have been sent by the infamous hijacker confirms the note could...
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D.B. Cooper investigation focuses on an ‘off-the-books genius’ from Santa Cruz

By Stephen Baxter, Santa Cruz Sentinel 7/11/16, 6:24 PM PDT A group of retired FBI investigators have linked a former local native to a 1971 plane hijacking case that has flummoxed...
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FBI Refuses to Accept D.B. Cooper Evidence — FIOA Court Filing

KCAL 9 News, Los Angeles, CA July 13, 2016 (1 minute vo) Attorney Mark Zaid and Cold Case Team file FOIA to re-open D.B. Cooper's Archived File
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Astorian’s Long Quest for the Truth

He saw more than a con-man For four months in late 1971, a vacationing “Swiss baron” pilot, Norman de Winter, charmed his way through two Oregon communities while grifting thousands...

FBI accused of cover-up after 46-year-old “Cooper letter” surfaces

    Newsweek Magazine; by Christal Hayes, November 20, 2017 The notorious case of the mysterious plane hijacker known as D.B. Cooper just took another curious turn, which has some saying the...
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The baffling case of D.B. Cooper

Washington Post; November 20, 2017; Video Story Reporting by Amy Wong https://secureservercdn.net/198.71.233.3/6e6.90d.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Washington-Post-Case-of-DB-Cooper.mp4 In January of 2017, a cold case team spearheaded by former FBI agents won an FOIA suit against their...

Is the D.B. Cooper mystery solved?

The London Daily Express By Kara Godfrey, January 8, 2018 The infamous hijacking story of D.B. Cooper, closed by the FBI in 2016, has remained a mystery for 46 years....
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DB Cooper: Uncovered ‘evidence’ and alleged crime-partner names now with FBI

Fox News, August 14, 2017; by Inv. Reporter Robert Gearty Retired FBI agent studies vet-jumper's find. Forensic scientist directs a burn test, but the piece doesn't light or drip. To...