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...

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...

Hoosier says he broke Cooper’s secret code, then shows us how

INDIANAPOLIS STAR, Article #1; By Tim Evans; August 8, 2018;  Wheatfield, Ind. — It was the incongruous string of numbers in a December 11, 1971...

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 —...

A 6th Cooper note, a decrypted admission and J. Edgar Hoover

SEATTLE PI; By Senior Editor Daniel DeMay; June 29, 2018; Rain fell hard through the dark November sky in 1971 as the Boeing 727 flew...

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...

“Stunning” Army-coded message reveals Cooper’s identity

THE OREGONIAN; By Doug Perry; Thursday, June 28, 2018; J. Edgar Hoover's lab staff missed all 6 Army codes The infamous skyjacker known as D.B. Cooper...

Sleuths: Hijacker brags of escape, outfoxing FBI in encrypted note

NEWSWEEK; By Maria Perez, Friday, June 29, 2018; An investigative team led by former FBI agents claims it has unmasked a coded message in a...

“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...

Hijacker D.B. Cooper is alive and well, sleuths say

KSWB/FOX-San Diego; by Phil Blauer; February 1, 2018; Independent investigators, led by former FBI, claim daredevil worked for the CIA and the Bureau is 'flat-out...