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Helicopter carrying WWE executive Shane McMahon makes emergency ocean landing

Helicopter carrying WWE executive Shane McMahon makes emergency ocean landing

A helicopter carrying the son of World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Vince McMahon made an emergency landing Wednesday in the ocean off New York, and neither the pilot nor the passenger was hurt.

Shane McMahon, also a WWE executive, was aboard the Robinson R44 helicopter that came down in the Atlantic Ocean off Long Island’s Gilgo Beach late Wednesday morning. The red aircraft could be seen bobbing on its bright yellow pontoons as small boats circled about a half-mile south of the beach.

“It was very unnerving,” McMahon said to reporters later. But the pilot “was super calm, which made me super calm, and we landed perfectly.”

He later tweeted his thanks to the pilot and...

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