Tag Archives: Mexican drug cartels

Tampa ‘Black Ice” drug operation tied to organized crime

Doug McClain learned the ins and outs of financial fraud while working for Robert Colgin Wilson, who—far more than “The Wolf of Wall Street”—exemplified the role of American organized crime in financial fraud during the last quarter of the 20th … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Enterprise & Southern-style organized crime

The man who facilitated the purchase of several DC-9's for SkyWay Aircraft in St. Petersburg Florida was the company's  largest shareholder, Doug McClain Sr.'s Argyll Equities.  So how did he get such an important job in such a thriving Enterprise? … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Christian cult leader worked Tampa “BLACK ICE” Operation

All the really successful con men are politically connected.  Some of them cut out the middle man and run for President.” Douglas Aaron McClain Sr., 62, whose Argyll Equities was a shady and now-bankrupt “investment bank” in Boerne Texas which … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Feds raid CIA-connected air charter in Fort Lauderdale

An affidavit filed by a DEA Agent in Colorado sheds new light on the mystery surrounding two American-registered drug planes from St. Petersburg  busted with a total of ten tons of cocaine. The Gulfstream II jet which crashed in Mexico … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

The NSA, Drug Trafficking, & the Crash of Cocaine2

This will someday be remembered as the year when shocking new discoveries about the National Security Agency became an almost daily occurrence. But amid the steady drumbeat of revelations, the one I’ve been waiting for hasn’t yet surfaced: The NSA’s involvement … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

Six years on: The mysterious crash of Cocaine2

Six years ago this week an American-registered luxury jet, a Gulfstream II—later dubbed “Cocaine 2”—crashed just before dawn in the middle of the jungle in Mexico’s Yucatan carrying four tons of cocaine. The event, and its aftermath, changed forever an … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Up in Smoke? 24 Tons of Cocaine in “No Peek Burn Run”

  Its called a "burn run." When the government of Costa Rica asked for assistance in disposing of a huge stash of cocaine and other drugs they’d accumulated during the past two years worth of drug trafficking busts—in airports, in … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Narco-jet in Costa Rica scandal tied to Iran Contra figure

A key employee in Bogotá of the Canadian oil company owners of the drug plane flown by Costa Rica’s President Laura Chinchilla was at the heart of the Contra Cocaine pipeline profiled by the late author Gary Webb in his 1996 best-seller “Dark Alliance.” David Scott … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Costa Rica’s President flew narco-jet to Hugo Chavez funeral

An American-registered drug plane has been plying the airspace over Central and South America carrying cargoes of cocaine for a good long while (authorities admit they’ve been “investigating” it since 2011) without apparent incident, until recently, when a newspaper in … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: Drug Traffickers Own Jenni Rivera Death Plane

The owner of the Learjet  whose crash in Mexico's Sierra Madre Mountains killed popular singer Jenni Rivera is from a prominent family in Monterrey which supplied drug planes during the 1990’s to drug baron Amador Carrillo, known as “The Lord … Continue reading

Posted in News, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments