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Team from LeTourneau Univ. takes home title at 'Red Bull Flugtag' competition

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An East Texas team has won a regional event in a strange flight competition.

The "Red Bull Flugtag" regional competition was held in Dallas Saturday, and a 5-man team from LeTourneau University won the quirky event.

33-teams launched man-made planes in an attempt to stay airborne as long as possible.

The LeTourneau team had a perfect score, with a flight of 72-feet.

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