Durex surprises Twitterati with an ad on Chandrayaan 2
"Enjoy the ride! To buy Durex Extra Time, click ...," read the caption that also contained a link to an online shopping platform where one could buy condoms.
"Almost there? Extend the exitement #Chandrayaan-2," read the text of the accompanying image that Durex India tweeted.
While many users appreciated their creativity, not every one endorsed the ad.
"Hey @isro, please sue durex," tweeted one user.
The Indian space agency on Tuesday successfully completed the crucial orbit manoeuvre and put the Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft into the lunar orbit.
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Following this, a series of orbit manoeuvres will be performed on Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft to enable it to enter its final orbit passing over the lunar poles at a distance of about 100 km from the Moon's surface.
Subsequently, the lander -- Vikram -- will separate from the Orbiter and enter into a 100 km X 30 km orbit around the Moon.
"Then, it will perform a series of complex braking manoeuvres to soft land in the South Polar region of the Moon on September 7, 2019," ISRO said.
The launch of Chandrayaan-2 on July 22 also ignited a lot of creative ads from several brands.
"That was a finger lickin' lift off! #Chandrayaan2 #ISRO #IndiaMoonMission," KFC India tweeted.