Breitling 43mm Automatic Watch
Stock # 501-00160 In Stock
An all-time favorite among pilots and aeronautical enthusiasts since 1952, the Navitimer 1 B01 Chronograph 43 mm combines technical mastery and original design. With Manufacture Breitling Caliber 01, a true emblem of reliability and performance, this legendary model stands out with its steel case, black dial with red seconds hand, silver chronograph counters and applied hour markers. Available in steel, steel & gold, red gold as well as other dial colors, its bidirectional ratcheted rotating bezel ensures smooth and easy handling of the famous circular aviation slide rule.
A specialist of technical watches, Breitling has played a crucial role in the development of the wrist chronograph and is a leader in this complication. The firm has shared all the finest moments in the conquest of the skies thanks to its sturdy, reliable and high-performance instruments. One of the world's only major watch brands to equip all its models with chronometer-certified movements, the ultimate token of precision, Breitling is also one of the rare firms to also produce its own mechanical chronograph movements, entirely developed and manufactured in its own workshops. The company is moreover one of the last remaining Swiss watch brands independent of any watchmaking group.