Who is Jerry Thomas?
Jerry Thomas, a Vietnam
vet, Army survival trainer and drill sergeant, has been looking for D.B. Cooper
since 1989. He's spent hundreds of days in the Washougal and Lewis watersheds,
sometimes going months at a time searching for clues under the tall trees.
Jerry has his opinions about Cooper’s fate. He believes Cooper's
chute never opened. That D.B. hit the ground hard.
Thomas is optimistic that his methodical search will one day yield results.
He says he's hopeful he can answer the Cooper riddle for his friend,
Himmelsbach, the former FBI investigator, and for all the others who have
wondered, and worked, on finding the man.
Sluggo’s Northwest 305 Hijacking Research site (N467US.com) is
providing this space for Jerry to post his essays, opinions, and beliefs about
the NORJAK case and to share some of his experiences searching for any trace of
You may send questions and correspondence to Jerry through this site at: Jerry_Thomas@N467US.com
Jerry Thomas checks a map near dense forest land in an
area North of the Columbia River in the state of Washington. Skyjacker D.B. Cooper may have
parachuted to earth in the region 37 years ago.
The content posted to this page represents the opinions of Jerry Thomas. It
does not reflect the opinions of N467US.com. The space is provided in order to
give an individual who has a story to tell, a place to tell it. Questions,
comments, and/or request for contact can be addressed to Sluggo
and they will be passed along to Jerry.
Entry from 03/12/2009
Well you finally found me. It is my pleasure that you have.
I'm sure you have many questions and I will answer all of them if I can.
Please bear in mind all my information comes from many years of research,
field experience and actual contact with those involved in the case. My main
source of information comes from a very close friend of mine Ralph Himmelsbach
and others involved in the case at the time of the hijacking.
I'm sure I can answer all of your question's involving this case. My
answers will be directly from those
that were involved with the hijacking and from personal experience.
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This page was last revised: March 13, 2009.