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Air Command © Blancpain
New Models
Blancpain Air Command: the return of a legend

The Air Command chronograph belongs to that small circle of rare watches whose legend takes root in the mystery surrounding their creation. Blancpain is reissuing this legend as a 500-piece limited edition with vintage appeal.

Tuesday, 21 May 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
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Catalogue 1977-1978 © Breitling
History & Masterpieces
Breitling checks in with the golden age of commercial aviation

Breitling debuts the Navitimer 1 Airline Editions, its first capsule collection in honour of the world's greatest airlines. First off the ground is Swissair, followed by Pan Am then TWA.

Thursday, 21 February 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
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Big Pilot's Watch Perpetual Calendar Spitfire © IWC
New Models
IWC's Spitfire line flies high with a perpetual calendar

IWC Schaffhausen comes to SIHH 2019 with a new Spitfire line, in honour of the engineers behind the legendary British fighter plane. All the Spitfire watches are equipped with IWC in-house movements, including this Big Pilot's Watch Perpetual Calendar.

Friday, 18 January 2019
The FHH Journal editors
2 min read
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Pilot’s Watch Chronograph Spitfire © IWC
New Models
IWC sends a new squadron of pilot's watches to SIHH

IWC, which this year celebrates 80 years since its first pilot's watch, has chosen Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie to present a range of new-generation pilot's watches.

Friday, 11 January 2019
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
5
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Trend Forecaster
The post-summer watch guide

You may have forgotten your toothbrush (hopefully not your passport!), but you won't have gone anywhere this summer without your favourite timepiece clasped to your wrist - and another one in your suitcase, if you’re lucky!

Friday, 19 October 2018
6 min read
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Connoisseur of watches
Pilot’s watches, from instrument to accessory

Tool watches have long been the companion of military personnel, divers, pilots and explorers, and at one time were even vital to their job. In this series, we interview professionals and discuss the role their timepiece plays in their life.

Tuesday, 09 October 2018
3 min read
RJ-Spider-Man – Ø 48,00 mm © RJ Watches
Trend Forecaster
Big watches are back

We thought they had gone out of style, dropped off the radar, been run out of town by the arbiters of classicism and good taste. But not so fast... not only are super-sized watches alive and well, they are actually gaining ground, much to the delight of a fanbase who expect their timepiece to be jumbo.

Friday, 14 September 2018
8 min read
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The first Breitling Navitimer in 1952 became the official watch of the Aircraft Owners and Pilot Association.
History & Masterpieces
The Navitimer, Breitling's high-flying chrono

Made famous by its circular slide rule, used to perform airborne navigation calculations, the Breitling Navitimer ranks among the legendary chronographs that have conquered pilots and watch collectors alike - a love affair that began in 1952, and is still going strong today.

Wednesday, 29 August 2018
4 min read
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Pilot's Watch Chronograph 2018 © IWC
New Models
IWC Schaffhausen revisits the first Pilot's Watch Chronograph

This new version takes its cue from the original design, launched in 1994, with features that include rectangular, luminous hands and a quarter-seconds scale to measure short intervals.

Tuesday, 22 May 2018
The FHH Journal editors
1 min read
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