Posts tagged with : "Breitling"

 

Update: The latest Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres (COSC) figures

Update: The latest Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres (COSC) figures

These are the latest figures from COSC (= Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres / Swiss Official Chronometer Testing Institute) showing you who has entered how many movements for testing. 

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Baselworld 2014: Interview with Breitling CEO Jean-Paul Girardin and unveiling the new Breitling Cockpit B50 that will only be presented in September at the Reno Air Races.

Baselworld 2014: Interview with Breitling CEO Jean-Paul Girardin and unveiling the new Breitling Cockpit B50 that will only be presented in September at the Reno Air Races.

I “only” wanted to interview my friend Jean-Paul today, but then he showed me the Breitling Cockpit B50, the first in-house developed multifunctional quartz watch of Breitling. 

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Baselworld 2014: Pictures of the Breitling novelties

Baselworld 2014: Pictures of the Breitling novelties

I have already been reporting you about the novelties of Breitling. Now I have first live taken pictures for you and the prices…

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Baselworld 2014: The Breitling Novelties

Baselworld 2014: The Breitling Novelties

What the general public will only be able to discover tomorrow you can already discover here and now. Just click on “read more” …

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Baselword 2014: What´s next?

Baselword 2014: What´s next?

Due to the embargoes I have to respect in the moment I cannot publish any news for you. But I have a firework scheduled for you starting the 26.03.2014 at 00:00 CET.

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Pre-Baselworld 2014: Breitling for Bentley 6.75 Midnight Carbon

Pre-Baselworld 2014: Breitling for Bentley 6.75 Midnight Carbon

This is a deep black, ticking tribute to the biggest Bentley engine, the famous 6.75 litre version powering the Mulsanne limousines.

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The Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres (COSC) figures 2012/2013, plus January 2014 and some principal information and thoughts about COSC.

The Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres (COSC) figures 2012/2013, plus January 2014 and some principal information and thoughts about COSC.

These statistics show you the numbers of movements per company sent to the Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres. Have a look and please read why I believe only an Officially Certified Super-Chronometer could save the COSC.

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Breitling Chronomat 44 GMT “Patrouille Suisse 50th Anniversary”

Breitling Chronomat 44 GMT “Patrouille Suisse 50th Anniversary”

In 2014, Switzerland and the aviation world are celebrating a double milestone: the 100th anniversary of the Swiss Air Force and the 50th anniversary of the Patrouille Suisse. I invite you to discover the Chronomat 44 GMT and to view a spectacular video…

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Discover the new Super Avenger Military chronograph by Breitling

Discover the new Super Avenger Military chronograph by Breitling

Breitling says: It’s a concentrated blend of power, precision and functionality. Can´t agree more if one likes such a type of watch.

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The results of the Austrian election of the Watches of the Year and impressions from the price giving ceremony held during the inaugural evening of Viennatime last Thursday.

The results of the Austrian election of the Watches of the Year and impressions from the price giving ceremony held during the inaugural evening of Viennatime last Thursday.

In 1996 I created the award “Watches of the Year”. Since then every year thousands of competent readers of the newspaper DIE PRESSE do participate and vote for their Watches of the Year.

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TAG Heuer opens a new industrial production site in Switzerland and presents the new Calibre 1969

TAG Heuer opens a new industrial production site in Switzerland and presents the new Calibre 1969

The new integrated mechanical chronograph movement is being produced at the just finished fourth TAG Heuer Manufacture in Chevenez in the Swiss Jura. 

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Which of these chronographs with an in-house caliber is THE chronograph?

Which of these chronographs with an in-house caliber is THE chronograph?

I just closed the poll, let me know present you and analyze the results … 

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Cool or not cool? Bamford Watch Department and Blaken changing the look of iconic models. How far should individualization go?

Cool or not cool? Bamford Watch Department and Blaken changing the look of iconic models. How far should individualization go?

I see more and more individual designed Rolex. To black existing watch models out and to individualize them seems to be a growing business. Do the manufacturers miss a lucrative business? What do you think?  

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How many Swiss movements did COSC test last year? Who are the top ten COSC-players?

How many Swiss movements did COSC test last year? Who are the top ten COSC-players?

1.732.526 movements were sent to the Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres (COSC) to be tested in 2012. My top ten ranking unveils some real surprises…

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The old poll is closed. Omega is your favorite brand! A new poll is open!

The old poll is closed. Omega is your favorite brand! A new poll is open!

I counted 3623 votes and the result couldn´t be clearer. With 925 of all votes or 26 % Omega is your favorite brand. Click here and discover all the other results…

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Let me ask you all a question about the Breitling United States Navy Fighter Weapons School Chronomat

Let me ask you all a question about the Breitling United States Navy Fighter Weapons School Chronomat

I am wondering if anyone has ever bought or live seen this very particular watch. After a dispute with IWC about Top Gun Breitling stopped communicating about its Chronomat.

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Baselworld 2013 … Breitling invites you to the cinema

Baselworld 2013 … Breitling invites you to the cinema

I uploaded this 06:52 minutes HD-movie presenting the Breitling Emergency II in full rescue-action. Very cool! Guys, when you read this it´s the right moment to take a short  break …

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In my huge bag of Baselworld 2013 digital goodies I found this interesting Breitling Emergency II brochure

In my huge bag of Baselworld 2013 digital goodies I found this interesting Breitling Emergency II brochure

Some of you might want to take a deep inside look behind the fascinating technology of the new Breitling Emergency II. With this comprehensive digital brochure I think this should be possible …

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Baselword 2013 … Interview with Breitling CEO Jean-Paul Girardin

Baselword 2013 … Interview with Breitling CEO Jean-Paul Girardin

This afternoon I met Jean-Paul Girardin for an interview. We know each other for many years now and it was interesting to hear from a good friend what is going on at Breitling. Please listen to our little conversation …

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Baselworld 2013 … These are the Breitling novelties

Baselworld 2013 … These are the Breitling novelties

Breitling now launches all the in-house calibers in the Breitling for Bentley collection. Please discover these new watches here …

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