Robert Rackstraw DB Cooper at Dock

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,...
Robert W. Rackstraw Witness - Ken Overturf

A Commanding Witness – Rackstraw in Vietnam

  Lieutenant Colonel Ken L. Overturf (ret.) is an award-winning helicopter pilot, Master Parachutist, and Rackstraw's former commanding officer during the Vietnam War (1969-1970). He is one of a dozen...
Pete Roscoe - DB Cooper in Corvallis

Astorian’s Long Quest for the Truth

He saw more than a con-man For four months in late 1971, a vacationing “Swiss baron” pilot, Norman de Winter, charmed his way through two Oregon communities while grifting thousands...

A Tale of Unforgettable Charisma in Corvallis

 "And did I meet D.B. Cooper?  I believe I did!" Cold Case investigators state that Rackstraw used more than twenty fake identities in five countries over the years, but none...
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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...
Morrie Ruvinsky - The Last Master Outlaw Review - DB Cooper Case

The D.B. Cooper Documentary vs. The Last Master Outlaw

The D.B. Cooper Documentary vs. The Last Master Outlaw -  When Henry Ford was informed that Lindbergh had just flown the first ever trans-atlantic solo flight, he supposedly responded that...
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“I thought I knew my husband…”

I was disappointed in the History Channel ending, so I picked up the book, The Last Master Outlaw. It was easy to read and hard to put down --...
Robert Rackstraw - DB Cooper - with Niece Michelle

“This ‘outlaw’ is my uncle…”

Testimonial for "The Last Master Outlaw" - I must admit, I was captivated while reading how this man lied, stole, cheated and scammed his way through the 1970s. When he...