131. D.B. Cooper Lives On (1)
Where is D.B. Cooper? Who is D.B. Cooper
? Is he still alive? Did he spend the
$200,000? Did his parachute fail to open? No
knows the answers, except D.B. Cooper.
, 1971, an airline passenger later identified as D.B.
called the stewardess to his seat in the
of the plane. He was alone. He gave
a note that said he was carrying a
. He would blow up the bomb if she
’t follow all of his instructions. He opened the
on his lap and showed her its contents.
looked like six sticks of dynamite connected with
to an alarm clock. The stewardess gasped.
to the cockpit and told the pilot of
727 what D.B. had told her. The pilot
D.B.’s instructions. The plane landed at Tacoma Airport
Washington and refueled at the end of the
, far away from other planes and vehicles. D.B.
all passengers off. He asked for four parachutes
$200,000 in cash. The FBI got the parachutes
the money. The money was marked. All of
was delivered to Cooper.