Private Eyes: Fugitive Cooper became covert pilot for CIA

Seattle PI; by Daniel DeMay; February 1, 2018; The organizer of a cold case team led by former FBI agents stated today that he has strong evidence the man they...

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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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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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...

Sleuth claims hidden encryption links Cooper letter to highly trained Vietnam vet

FOX NEWS Website; by Ryan Gaydos; 1/5/18; A stream of numbers at the bottom of a typed letter believed sent by the mysterious fugitive D.B. Cooper came from a man...

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...

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...
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New ‘evidence’ in DB Cooper case handed over to Bureau

Seattle Post-Intelligencer, August 14, 2017; by Daniel DeMay A fabric strap or flap, perhaps from the famed D.B. Cooper's parachute, was reportedly found recently in the Pacific Northwest and handed...

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...

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...