Royal Jordanian Airlines offers cheap last-minute flights "just in case he wins"

Late last year, Donald Trump's campaign put out a press release that stated  he wanted a "total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country's representatives can figure out what is going on."

One airline attempted to capitalise on the well-known and controversial statement on Twitter yesterday.

Royal Jordanian, the Jordan-based carrier, hoped to turn the US presidential election last night into bookings with this ad:

"Just in case he wins ... Travel to the US while you're still allowed to!" said the ad simply, before announcing the airline cost to Chicago, Detroit and New York.

See the mixed responses on Twitter:


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