A time when Swiss Air Force, “Patrouille Swiss” aerobatic team (Patrouille Suisse) 50 anniversary, Switzerland’s top independent watch brand Breitling replica will launch a special limited edition commemorative 1000 World Time exclusive Chronomat 44 GMT. Customized dial with carved end of the table, While true aviation chronograph once again confirms the close ties with the world’s elite Breitling between the pilots.
In 2014, Switzerland and the world aviation industry can be described as double celebration, ushered in two aviation landmark event: the 50th anniversary of the Swiss Air Force and the 100th anniversary of the establishment of “Swiss patrol” aerobatics team was established.
This in outstanding aerobatics team was founded in 1964 by professional pilots from the Air Force, founded at the beginning equipped with four British Hawker Hunter (Hawker Hunter) Mk58 fighter jets, six in 1978 to develop and begin showing off the first leg at the international level. Since 1995, the “Swiss patrol” has become vividly driving a handful of supersonic jet fighter performing aerobatic fleet: six US F-5E Tiger II fighter type from the air roaring, red and white bright eye-catching figure. Switzerland pursuit of precision and excellence as a model, “Swiss patrol” touring regularly in Europe, its fantastic aerobatics as they won numerous honors and acclaim of many viewers.
The real aviation chronograph
As the world’s aviation industry’s most trusted partner, Breitling and “Swiss patrol” aerobatics team maintained long-term close relations of cooperation, and launched a series of customized personalized watch on this basis. Today, the 50th anniversary of the establishment of a time when the flight team, Breitling launched its exclusive special commemorative series flagship World Time ultimate chronograph, worthy of a real professional pilot “wrist instrument”: wearing sturdy satin brushed steel housing, water resistance to 200 meters; 9 o’clock flight team logo decorated with black dial, rotating bezel and the black rubber insert injection die digital Brilliance; second time zone pointer tip decorated with red F-5E Tiger II fighter-type profile, thanks to super practical all crown adjustment system, we can always immediately in 24-hour second time zone indication, engraved with 24 hours scale digital two-way rotating bezel can also provide a third time zone time to read; 50th anniversary logo engraved bottom of the table beautifully set up its fleet, the top note in limited number. Breitling watch is equipped with a 100% self-developed high-performance self-winding chronograph movement 04, and has a Swiss official Observatory certified (COSC) – This is the highest representative of accurate and reliable reference, certification is the only developed in accordance with international standards. Rugged and reliable high performance, tough with fresh cool high-tech appearance: a tribute to the legendary half-century of flight timepiece Pierre.
Ø Movement: Breitling 04 self-movement, the Swiss official Observatory certified (COSC), automatic winding, 28,800 high wobble, 47 jewels, power reserve of more than 70 hours; dial a 24-hour second time zone display, bezel providing a third time zone display; timing accuracy of 1/4 second, with 30 minutes and 12 hours totalizer; calendar display.
Ø Case: stainless steel; Waterproof up to 200 meters (660 feet / 20 atmospheres); screw-down crown and chronograph buttons safety; two-way ratchet rotating bezel; cambered sapphire crystal, double-sided anti-glare treatment; diameter: 44 mm.
Ø Dial: black onyx.
Ø Strap / bracelet: Diver Pro III dive rubber strap, Pilot Pilot steel bracelet.