Airline tweets pornographic image

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US Airways is apologizing for tweeting a sexually graphic image in response to a complaint from a passenger on Monday.

The tweet, which has since been deleted, depicted a naked woman using a model airplane as a sex toy.

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The airline said in a subsequent tweet that it was investigating the incident.

"We apologize for an inappropriate image recently shared as a link in one of our responses," US Airways tweeted. "We’ve removed the tweet and are investigating."