After sapphire, Hublot turns to transparent SAXEM, never before used in watchmaking, to produce the beautiful emerald green of the Big Bang MP-11.
IWC Schaffhausen and the Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Youth Foundation have marked the 80th anniversary of Antoine de Saint Exupéry’s historic flight across the Atlantic, with an exhibition at the IWC Boutique in New York. The Pilot’s Watch Timezoner Chronograph Edition “80 Years Flight to New York” commemorates this event.
Omega is releasing a new Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon in honour of the Apollo 8 mission, the first to orbit the Moon. Exactly like the Moon, the movement reveals two different sides.
At 65 years old, Breitling's much-loved Navitimer pilot's watch adopts a new look in a 38mm version, minus the chronograph but still with the signature slide rule. A Navitimer 1 Automatic 38 that should appeal to a wider audience.
For their latest collaboration, MB&F and L'Epée give us... an intergalactic weather station named The Fifth Element. It comprises a clock, a barometer, a hygrograph and a thermometer (as detachable pods) within a mothership, flown by an alien.
Launched at the 68 th Berlinale film festival, Glashütte Original has made three limited editions of the Senator Chronograph Panorama Date, dubbed The Capital Edition, with 100 in steel, 25 in red gold and five in platinum.
150 years ago, Germany's watchmaking pioneers laid the foundations for a new industry in Glashütte. Veteran names are now joined by new ventures such as Nomos, while others such as Tutima are returning to the town that set them on the road to success.
Partners since 2016, Zenith and Cuban cigar manufacturer Cohiba are both experts in their field. This year sees the launch of two limited-edition Pilot Type 20 watches, bearing both their names.