Zenith STOL in the Swiss newspapers! :-)

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Comment by Zenith Aero on March 5, 2018 at 3:03pm

Yes, this awesome video of the chimp rescue has made news around the world!

Here are just some of the stories published this past week about the one minute video from .
Check out some of these headlines, some more sensational than others!

  • National Geographic: "Rescued Baby Chimpanzee 'Helps' Fly Plane to Safety"
  • Newsweek: "Chimpanzee Rescued from DRF Poachers Takes Helicopter Ride to Safety" (Newsweek gets it wrong, confusing the Zenith STOL CH 701 for a helicopter :)
  • Today.com: "Chimp saved from poachers plays co-pilot of rescue plane"
  • CBS News: Rescued chimp helps co-pilot plane
  • Inside Edition: "Rescued Chimp Is Eager Co-Pilot in Flight to Sanctuary"
  • Associated Press (AP): "Rescued Chimp Helps Out on Flight over Africa"
  • Fox News: "Orphaned baby chimp rescued from poacher, snuggles pilot on rescue flight"
  • The Sun (UK): "CHIMPOSSIBLE Chimpanzee fleeing from poachers helps his rescuer pilot a plane"
  • Washington Post: "This pilot rescued a baby chimp and everyone swooned"
  • Metro News (UK): "Baby chimpanzee co-pilots his own rescue after being saved from poachers
  • CBS This Morning: "Pilot rescues baby chimpanzee from poachers in Africa"
  • Travel and Leisure: "Baby Chimp Hops Into Pilot's Lap and 'Helps' Him Fly the Plane"
  • Daily Mail.com: "Learning to fly!"
  • AsiaNet (India): "This video of a baby chimpanzee co-piloting his own rescue mission will make your day"

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