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...

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...

Investigators: Cooper documents confirm suspect, FBI deception

  Seattle Post-Intelligencer; by Daniel DeMay, Nov. 19, 2017 It's the case that won't go away. The only unsolved skyjacking in U.S. history remains unsolved. But a small army of private investigators is...

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...

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...
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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...

Rackstraw, lead Cooper suspect with Oregon connections, is dead

The Oregonian By Douglas Perry; Wednesday, July 10, 2019 Robert Rackstraw loved adventure. He also embraced danger and confrontation. And for a...

Former outlaw featured in TV program dies in San Diego

By Jeff McDonald, San Diego Union Tribune; 7/9/19 He was a high school dropout and U.S. Army paratrooper trained in explosives and psychological operations. In addition, he...

Many believe this ‘homeless disabled vet’ was D.B. Cooper

By Morgan Krakow; Washington Post, Wednesday, July 10, 2019; Robert W. Rackstraw Sr., the targeted subject in a 2016 History Channel documentary about...
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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...