Startling coded evidence upends the D.B. Cooper case

Oregonian by Douglas Perry,  January 3, 2018 “Sirs, I knew from the start that I wouldn’t be caught,” the letter begins. Postmarked Dec. 11, 1971, it was signed, “D.B. Cooper,” the...

DB Cooper mystery: ‘Potential’ physical evidence uncovered in search

  Thomas Colbert is handed the buried object by a retired FBI supervisor New York Post; by Samual Chamberlain Published August 10, 2017 A crew of volunteer cold-case investigators in the Pacific Northwest,...
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The D.B. Cooper Airline Witness that Fingered Rackstraw

Because all three flight attendants on Northwest Flight #305 have been documented as having various levels of trauma-induced memory loss, the Cold Case Team sought out Cooper's nearest passenger,...
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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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Private Investigators Ask FBI To Take Another Look at Cooper Skyjacking

KCBS (L.A., CA) July 13, 2016; Reporter Randy Page (2:09 minutes) A group of independent investigators, including retired FBI agents, are asking the bureau to take another look at a 1971...
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How the hunt for D.B. Cooper made an aging Vietnam veteran the target of...

Washington Post - In the News - D.B. Cooper Published July 27, 2016; by Ian Shapira They were certain they knew the identity of the long-missing hijacker known as D.B. Cooper,...
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Was D.B. Cooper in Stockton?

BY MICHAEL FITZGERALD RECORD COLUMNIST Posted Jul. 12, 2016 at 4:22 PM D.B. Cooper, the legendary skyjacker who parachuted from a jetliner with $200,000 in loot over Oregon in 1971 and vanished,...
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Rackstraw: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Heavy.com; by Reporter Shannon Walsh, July 11, 2016 In July of 2016, History Channel aired its documentary, D.B. Cooper: Case Closed, in which an investigative team led by former FBI...
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Lead FBI agents on 1980 river dig want Rackstraw reconsidered

          Seattle Post-Intelligencer, by Daniel DeMay; Sept. 13, 2017 A new theory about what happened to the mysterious D.B. Cooper has gained attention and perhaps some credence in recent weeks, as...
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Northwest couple learns escape story, directs team to buried find

Story Sources Russ and Kristy Cooper 'Parachute Strap' discovery spot may also hide D.B. Cooper's ransom By James Wilksinson, for DailyMail.com; August 10, 2017 A team of volunteer investigators may have found...