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PUBLISHED: 09:53 16 February 2018 | UPDATED: 09:54 16 February 2018

Deane Philip’s Zenith arrives (or is that departs) at a seemingly impossible angle]

Deane Philip’s Zenith arrives (or is that departs) at a seemingly impossible angle]

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Winner Deane Philip was competing in the STOL competition at the Bush Pilot Championships in New Zealand

Deane Philip and his Zenith took first place first place in the STOL competition at the Bush Pilot Championships in Omaka, New Zealand in February, lifting off in just 41.33ft and rolling just 48.22ft after touchdown.

A video of his performance can be viewed below:

To see more images of Zenith aircraft in the competition click here.

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