SPEEDMASTER - FIRST OMEGA IN SPACE CHRONOGRAPH

IN HONOUR OF WALLY SCHIRRA AND IS HISTORIC WRISTWATCH

 
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SPEEDMASTER - "FIRST OMEGA IN SPACE" CHRONOGRAPH

SPEEDMASTER - FIRST OMEGA IN SPACE CHRONOGRAPH

SPEEDMASTER - "FIRST OMEGA IN SPACE" CHRONOGRAPH

LIMITED AND NUMBERED EDITION OF 1962 PIECES

Omega Speedmaster - The only watch qualified for every manned NASA mission.

The very first Omega worn in Space was the Speedmaster that astronaut Wally Schirra wore during his Mercury Atlas 8 mission in October of 1962.

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first Speedmaster to orbit the earth, OMEGA has created the Speedmaster "First Omega in Space" in honour of Wally Schirra and his historic wristwatch.

This Speedmaster is a fitting way to celebrate the beginning of an adventure that would ultimately lead to six lunar landings and half a century of space exploration.

TRUE TO WALLY SCHIRRA 2998 SPEEDMASTER

SPEEDMASTER - FIRST OMEGA IN SPACE CHRONOGRAPH

The movement is the traditional Calibre 1861 manual wind.

This limited edition watch of 1962 pieces comes with a commemorative box.

TECHNICAL DETAILS - SPEEDMASTER FIRST OMEGA IN SPACE CHRONO

LIMITED AND NUMBERED EDITION OF 1962 PIECES

REFERENCE:
311.32.40.30.01.001

MOVEMENT:
Caliber Omega 1861
Manual-winding chronograph movement
Rhodium-plated finish
Glucydur balance wheel

VIBRATIONS:
21,600 vph 4 (Hz)

JEWELS:
18 Jewels

POWER RESERVE:
48 hours

FUNCTIONS:
Hours, minutes, subsidairy seconds and Chronograph

CASE:
Stainless steel

BEZEL:
Tachymeter scale

CASEBACK:
With the edition number
The statement "The First Omega in Space"
With a depiction of the original Seahorse
The date of first omega mission, October 3, 1962

SIZE:
Measuring 39,70mm in diameter

DIAL:
Varnished black dial

GLASS:
Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective treatment inside

WATER RESISTANCE:
5 Bar = 50 meters

STRAP:
Brown leather with beige stitching and polished ardillon buckle

EXTRAS:
This watch comes with a commemorative box

Retail Price:

EUA 5.200,00

FOR MORE INFORMATIONS:

SITE:
www.omegawatches.com

 
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