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If Donald Trump pulls off an unlikely win today, the world’s panicked travelers will at least have Royal Jordanian Airlines to help soften the blow. The airline is advertising a sale on fares to the United States for people wanting to sneak in for one last visit before President Trump enacts his Muslim ban—or any other unforeseen immigration plan—slams the door shut.