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INSTRUMENTS FOR PROFESSIONALS TM

Leon Breitling sets up his workshop in Saint-lmier in the Swiss Jura and decides to specialize in the production of chronographs and timers - precision instruments intended for sports, science and industry.

2002, The brand marks its return to La Chaux-de-Fonds by inaugurating Breitling Chronometrie , a unit specializing in the development and production of mechanical chronograph movements.

1884 - In St. Imier, in the Jura of Switzerland, Leon Breitling opens a workshop specialising in making chronographs and precision counters for scientific and industrial purposes. In 1914 Leon Breitling dies and the company is passed over to his son Gaston, a year later Gaston creates the first wristwatch chronograph and subsequently provides pilots with the first wrist instruments. By 1923 Breitling had developed the first ever independent chronograph pushpiece. Gastons son, Willy Breitling takes over control of the company in 1932 and in 1936 Breitling becomes the official supplier to the Royal Air Force. The Chronomat is introduced in 1942 - the first chronograph to be fitted with a circular slide rule. The company also widens its professional clientele to include the American armed forces. 1952 saw the creation of the Navitimer, a wrist instrument equipped with the famous navigation computer. This super chronograph becomes a firm favoutite among the pilots across the globe. 1969 saw Breitling introduce the first ever self winding chronograph. 1979 saw the takeover of Breitling from the founders grandson Willy. Ernest Schneider takes the helm. in 1984 The Chronomat is launched and marks the return of the chronograph. It becomes the best selling line in the Breitling collection, a position it has held ever since. 1999, To guarantee the quality of its 'Instruments ofr Professionals', the brand decides to submit its full product range to the scrutiny of the Swiss Official Chronometer Testing Institute (COSC) . A world first Official Chronometer Testing Institute (COSC) . A world first among major watch brands. 2009, Breitling sets the crowning thouch to 125 years of passion for the chronograph by launching its own selfwinding chronograph movement, Caliber 01, and by revolutionizing traditional movement assembly.

Lineup

CHRONOMAT 44

A011B67PA

Movement:Switzerland

Casing:Switzerland

Selfwindeing mechanical chronograph
Caliber.01
COSC certified
SS case
SS bracelet
Water resistance : 500m
Diameter : 44.0mm

¥920,000 + TAX

NAVITIMER 01

A022B01KBA

Movement:Switzerland

Casing:Switzerland

Selfwindeing mechanical chronograph
COSC certified
SS case
Calf strap
Water resistance : 3bar
Diameter : 43.0mm

¥840,000 + TAX

MONTBRILLANT 01

A3G09KBA

Movement:Switzerland

Casing:Switzerland

Selfwindeing mechanical chronograph
Caliber.01
COSC certified
SS case
Calf strap
Water resistance : 3bar
Diameter : 40.0mm

¥810,000 + TAX

TRANSOCEAN CHRONOGRAPH

A015B99OCA

Movement:Switzerland

Casing:Switzerland

Selfwindeing mechanical chronograph
Caliber.01
COSC certified
SS case
SS bracelet
Water resistance : 100m
Diameter : 43.0mm

¥900,000 + TAX

AVENGER II

A339B32PSS

Movement:Switzerland

Casing:Switzerland

Selfwindeing mechanical chronograph
Caliber.13
COSC certified
SS case
SS bracelet
Water resistance : 300m
Diameter : 43.0mm

¥570,000 + TAX

SUPEROCEAN 42

A187B32PRS

Movement:Switzerland

Casing:Switzerland

Selfwindeing mechanical
Caliber.17
COSC certified
SS case
SS bracelet
Water resistance : 1,500m
Diameter : 42.0mm

¥340,000 + TAX

*Prices are subject to change without notice.

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