The film Dunkirk, which features some superb footage of Supermarine Spitfires in flight, also includes two authentic pilot’s watches as worn during the Second World War. They were made by Omega, a brand that up until now hasn’t featured pilot’s watches in its collection. Perhaps we’ll see something aviation-inspired from Omega in the near future?
Timepieces linked to aviation through their history, and whose visual characteristics have become a hallmark of the pilot’s watches genre.
The German brand's major launch at Baselworld is the Senator Excellence, in three versions with an innovative new movement
The Type XXI by Breguet is something of an exception in the brand’s catalogue, but it has an impeccable military heritage and great looks.
A splendid pilot’s watch by Glashütte Original with the addition of big date and power reserve indicator on the dial
The Swiss watch company does an aviation timepiece like no other.
A watch that expresses IWC’s pilot’s watch heritage to perfection, in a 100-piece limited edition.
An example of the new interest in the pilot’s watch genre on the part of high-end watch brands