Pilot’s Watch Timezoner Spitfire Edition “The Longest Flight”

  • Pilot’s Watch Timezoner Spitfire Edition “The Longest Flight”
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Pilot’s Watch Timezoner Spitfire Edition “The Longest Flight”


About this watch
  • Stainless steel case,
  • Automatic, self-winding,
  • Diameter 46.0 mm.
  • Made in Schaffhausen, Switzerland.

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The Story

Limited to 250 watches, this special edition is dedicated to the “Silver Spitfire - The Longest Flight” project. It was developed specially for the two pilots, Steve Boultbee-Brooks and Matt Jones, to assist them in their circumnavigation of the globe in a Spitfire. A simple rotation of the bezel sets the watch to a different time zone. The hour hand, the 24-hour display and the date are likewise adjusted automatically. The 24-hour display takes the form of a rotating disc below the dial, which significantly improves its legibility. The stainless-steel case, black dial and green textile wristband were inspired by the colours found in the Spitfire's cockpit. The IWC-manufactured 82760 calibre developed specially for this watch features Pellaton winding with components made of non-wearing ceramic and has a 60-hour power reserve.

Specifications

Case

    Stainless steel case Diameter 46.0 mm Height 15.2 mm Screw in crown Water resistance 6 bar

Movement

    82760 Calibre IWC-manufactured movement Automatic, self-winding 60 hours Power Reserve Frequency 28800.0 vph (4.0 hz) 284 Components 22 Jewels Côtes de Genève, perlage

Features

    IWC-patented timezoner function 24-hour display for Worldtimer function Date display Glass secured against displacement by drop in air pressure Sapphire glass, convex, antireflective coating on both sides Pellaton automatic winding Central hacking seconds Limited to 250 pieces

Dial

    Black dial with luminescence

Strap

    Green textile strap Strap width 22 mm

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