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Breitling Navitimer Cosmonaute 50th Anniversary

Le 20 juin 2014, 04:30 dans Humeurs 0

Breitling Navitimer Cosmonaute 50th Anniversary On May 24th 1962, a Breitling Navitimer chronograph became the first wrist instrument to share in the conquest of space by accompanying the Aurora 7 flight. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of this historical feat, the brand is launching into orbit a new Navitimer Cosmonaute equipped with a highperformance Manufacture fake Breitling Navitimer movement, entirely developed and produced in the company workshops. This 1,962-piece limited edition is distinguished by its 24-hour display, its manualwinding mode – two nods to the original 1962 chronograph – as well as the Aurora 7 mission insignia engraved on the caseback. Navitimer Cosmonaute. The legend continues. The early 1960s were all about the space race. The Americans launched the Mercury program intended to develop manned flights. They were looking for a high-performance, accurate and reliable chronograph capable of withstanding exceptional conditions. With this in mind, they naturally turned to fake Breitling Bentley the “official supplier to world aviation” and a privileged partner of the finest hours in aeronautical history. The Navitimer, the cult pilot's watch created in 1952, with its famous circular slide rule serving to perform all operations relating to airborne navigation, naturally asserted itself as the ideal instrument in taking up this challenge. It successfully passed all the required tests, and on May 24th 1962, Lt Commander Scott Carpenter orbited the Earth three times aboard the Aurora 7 capsule. On his wrist was a Navitimer equipped with a 24-hour graduated scale serving to distinguish day from night – an absolute necessity in space. Mission accomplished. This was a major new token of recognition for Breitling, and this space conquest pioneer soon entered the brand's collections under the name of Cosmonaute. The new Manufacture Breitling Caliber 02 powering the Navitimer Cosmonaute stands out by its 24-hour display and its manual-winding system – two distinctive features echoing the model that accompanied Scott Carpenter in orbiting the Earth. It was developed by the fake Breitling Aeromarine engineers and watchmakers based on Caliber 01, the world's best chronograph movement, and is endowed with all the assets of this exceptional “engine” – including an original column-wheel structure, maximum reliability, security and functionality, unfaltering sturdiness and exceptional precision confirmed by a chronometer certificate granted by the COSC (Swiss Official Chronometer Testing Institute). Issued in a 1,962-piece limited edition, the 50th anniversary Navitimer Cosmonaute features a black dial with silver counters. The dial motif is created using the refined “par épargne” process on a sterling silver base, thereby guaranteeing the peerless radiance and readability of the indications. In addition to the Aurora 7 mission insignia, the engraved caseback also carries a Celsius/Fahrenheit conversion scale – another detail faithful to the design of the vintage Navitimer models. - See more at:

50th Anniversary Breitling Navitimer Cosmonaute One for the History Books

Le 20 juin 2014, 04:28 dans Humeurs 0

50th Anniversary Breitling Navitimer Cosmonaute One for the History Books The movie and television scenes are going crazy over the ‘60s—Mad Men, Pan Am, Across the Universe…the list goes on. While the silver screen is reliving the fashions of the 60s, watch makers are reliving the accomplishments of the time, most notably the space expeditions. Breitling’s 50th Anniversary Navitimer Cosmonaute celebrates the day that the fake Breitling Navitimer made its first launch into space. On May 24th, 1962, Breitling joined the space crew of the Aurora 7 by accompanying Lieutenant Commander Scott Carpenter on his expedition. Lieutenant Commander Carpenter circled the earth three times, his fake Breitling Bentley on his wrist the entire time. Carpenter had asked Breitling to modify the Navitimer to suit the life of an astronaut—specifically using a 24 hour display. Breitling has long been a friend and travel necessity for those in the field of aviation, but the space expedition took Breitling into a whole new stratosphere. Breitling watches were among the first brands to specifically adapt their watches for space travel. Many of these modifications were suggested by Lieutenant Commander Carpenter himself. Their 50th anniversary edition is an update to the Navitimer original and features the Mercury 7 and Aurora 7 titles etched on the case back of the watch. The back of the watch also includes as a Celsius to Fahrenheit conversion scale, which was often found on the old Navitimer models. With a 24-hour display, manual winding mode, and circular slide rule, this watch will be useful to those both in and out of the earth’s orbit. Like all Breitling pieces, this watch is made to be extremely accurate—a necessity for those in space where faulty instruments could lead to fatal miscalculations. Luckily for Lieutenant Commander Carpenter, his fake Breitling Aeromarine helped keep him in one piece! Lieutenant Commander Carpenter’s original Breitling watch has since been lost; Breitling had given the astronaut a new, more watertight version of the watch after his watery landing and his original has not been found. If you’re a fan of the timepiece, you’ll want to act quickly before this watch, too, is lost to time. This watch won’t be up for grabs for forever, though. Breitling is only producing 1,962 of the 50th Anniversary Breitling Navitimer Cosmonaute (in memory of the icon

Breitling Ambassador David Beckham Retires From Soccer

Le 18 juin 2014, 08:00 dans Humeurs 0

Breitling Ambassador David Beckham Retires From Soccer Breitling ambassador and successful soccer player, David Beckham, has announced his retirement. fake Breitling Aeromarine his career in 1992 for Manchester United, Beckham spent the last six years playing for the Los Angeles Galaxy and signed a deal to join Paris Saint-Germain for 2013. During Beckham’s illustrious career, he played for Manchester United, Real Madrid, AC Milan, and England’s national team, as well as teams in the United States and Paris. Just days ago, Beckham helped PSG win its fake Breitling Navitimer first league title since 1994. With this victory, Beckham is now the only Englishman to ever win league titles in four different countries. Not a bad way to end an already incredibly successful career! Although Beckham will be retiring from soccer, let’s hope he stays on as an official brand ambassador for Breitling! In November 2012, fake Breitling Bentley named David Beckham as the face of the Breitling Transocean Chronograph Unitime Worldtimer watch. The sky is the limit for both Breitling and Beckham, making this a very natural pairing. Both Breitling and Beckham are praised for their performance and precision, both of which set them a part from others in their field. Breitling and Beckham have proven throughout the years that they deserve to be at the top of their industries. They have identified their strengths and used them establish themselves as leaders and ones to look up to.

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