BULLETED TIME-LINE: Smoking Gun on D.B. Cooper and the FBI

When a former FBI leader called a cold case team's hijacking evidence against Robert Rackstraw “a tremendous circumstantial case,” alarm bells went off at D.C. Headquarters. The director's executive...
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San Diego man accused of being D.B. Cooper: A life ruined or case solved?

Orange County Register, SoCal News Group; by Keith Sharon; 10/6/17 The man in the natty suit smoked a cigarette, ordered a bourbon and soda and carried a bomb in his...

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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D.B. Cooper: FBI gets more ‘evidence’ and a getaway tale

Seattle Post-Intelligencer, by Daniel M. Demay; August 20, 2017 Just days after a piece of fabric — thought to be from a parachute used by the mysterious hijacker D.B. Cooper...
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D.B. Cooper Mystery Deepens

By Erick Bengel, The Daily Astorian, 9/5/2016  http://www.dailyastorian.com/Local_News/20160905/db-cooper-mystery-deepens The FBI may have closed the case on the unidentified skyjacker D.B. Cooper, but citizen-sleuth Tom Colbert and his cold case team...
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Five Fast Facts You Need to Know

Heavy.com; By Shannon Walsh; July 11, 2016; Updated December 4, 2016 In July of 2016, History Channel aired its new documentary, DB Cooper: Case Closed, in which a team of...
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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...

Was D.B. Cooper’s escape COVERED UP by the FBI?

A letter that spent 46 years buried in feds' files reveals the hijacker may have survived plane leap   DailyMail.com; By James Wilkinson, November 19, 2017   A letter newly released from the FBI's...
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DB Cooper: Thanks to a storyteller, the plot thickens

Stockton Record, by Michael Fitzgerald; August 24, 2017 Where 64-year-old Wally, a Korean War vet, told the Cooper escape tale in 1997​ The ace investigator who tied the legendary D.B. Cooper...
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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...