The Breitling Navitimer has been the quintessential pilot watch for over 60 years. It wasn’t the first aviation chronograph, but it’s the watch we all think of when we think “pilot chrono”: the slide rule dial/bezel makes this watch instantly recognizable as a watchmaking classic.
Because when he was asked about the prominent Breitling on his wrist, he replied, “I need a Navitimer so I can do my calculations!” (emphasis his). That brief anecdote may tell you something about how the Breitling Navitimer is viewed by the guys who fly jets for a living.
The favourite watch of pilots and dedicated aeronautical enthusiasts since 1952, the Navitimer 01 combines a technical and original design with Manufacture Breitling Caliber 01 a true gem of reliability and performance.