Formerly secret FBI files ‘prove’ Rackstraw was prime suspect

By Kayla Brantley & Luke Kenton / DailyMail.com and Ross Ibbetson / MailOnline; Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019
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Finding D.B. Cooper

Possible new evidence turns up in Cooper dig Daily Astorian, by Elleda Wilson; August 18, 2017 Maybe the D.B. Cooper mystery will finally be solved, after all. In case you don’t remember,...
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Tip leads D.B. Cooper hunters to possible parachute material

Oregonian, by Douglas Perry; August 14, 2017 Thomas J. Colbert, his wife Dawna and their team of searchers have dug up what they say is "potential evidence" that could lead...

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...
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D.B. Cooper Mystery Appears Cracked; Californian Suspected

HOLLYWOOD REPORTER; By Ryan Parker, August 9, 2018;   CBS News credits a veteran's "fascinating" code-breaking skills for a "remarkable" development. It was one of the most mysterious unsolved crimes ever committed,...

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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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...

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...

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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Self-styled sleuths sue FBI for DB Cooper files

By Reporter Perry Chiaramonte, Fox News DC Bureau; 9/8/16 A team of self-styled “cold case” sleuths believes they have solved the 45-year-old mystery of D.B. Cooper, and on Thursday announced...