by Wayde Byard, Loudoun County Public Schools Former DEA special agent and Lost Clipper teammate, Steve Murphy, told the 403 graduates of Briar Woods High School in Loudoun County Virginia to drop the word “no” from their vocabulary if they want to say “yes” to a successful and rewarding future. “So, what can you expect…
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Netflix’ DEA NARCOS Teams with The Lost Clipper
Netflix DEA NARCOS Teams with The Lost Clipper
Weekly Clipper Clip #18: The Gold Nugget
Our last ‘Weekly Clipper Clip’ ends with Steven Murphy, Lead Investigator in the search for The Lost Clipper, who reminds us all that at the end of the day, it all comes down to helping the families of those lost souls to find their final resting place on U.S. soil. Steve Murphy worked in Miami…
Weekly Clipper Clip #17: Secrets
Does it all come down to secrets and lies? Is that the main reason the M-130 Hawaii Clipper was hijacked? Javier Pena, Lead Investigator, talks about what may have been the early seeds of World War II. Peña’s early work for the DEA came as the international cocaine trade had begun to explode. In 1988,…
Weekly Clipper Clip #15: The Parallels of Two Downed Planes
Javier Pena, Lead Investigator who helped take down Pablo Escobar, draws parallels between the bombing of Avianca Airline Flight 203 in 1989 and the loss of The Hawaii Clipper 50 years earlier in 1938.
Weekly Clipper Clip #14: The End of A Bygone Era
Investigator Stephen Murphy talks about the end of an innocent bygone era of early airlines giving way to skyjacking and criminal intent commonplace today.
Weekly Clipper Clip #12: We’re In It 100%
Mr Javier Pena talks of the extreme importance of research when it comes to the investigation of Pablo Escobar and The Lost Clipper.
Weekly Clipper Clip #10 with A Former DEA Officier
Javier Pena returns this week from his Netflix hit show “Narcos” to talk about The Lost Clipper as the first hijacking in aviation history and how it opened the door to modern day terrorism.
Weekly Clipper Clip #05 featuring Steve Murphy of Netflix’s “Narcos”
This week’s Lost Clipper clip features Mr. Steve Murphy whom we’ve teamed with to investigate the disappearance of the Hawaii Clipper. As a Special Agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Stephen Murphy and his partner, Javier Peña, targeted the world’s first narco-terrorist, Pablo Escobar, and the Medellin Cartel. Living and working alongside their Colombian…
Weekly Clipper Clip #04 featuring Javier Peña of Netflix’s “Narcos”
This week’s Lost Clipper clip features Mr. Javier Peña whom we’ve teamed with to investigate the disappearance of the Hawaii Clipper. Javier Peña retired from the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) as a Special Agent in Charge (SAC) in January 2014 after 30 years of service. His career was highlighted by his volunteering for assignment to…