Luxury watches

The Breitling Avenger Hurricane has landed – GQ.com

Thirty three percent lighter than titanium and 5.8 times lighter than steel (and significantly harder), Breitling’s innovative new case material, dubbed Breitlight, is the answer for all those who’ve previously shied away from the extra heft a traditionally constructed 50mm diameter timepiece represents. It’s also water resistant to 100m and riding on an exclusive black military-style textile fibre strap. Not directly linked to the brand’s new technological ‘skunkworks’ project unveiled…

Posted: Wednesday, June 08, 2016

My Unnerving 4-G Joyride With the Breitling Jet Team – ABC News

Christophe “Douky” Deketelaere was happily posing for photos while I was a nervous wreck being strapped into the cockpit of his high-performance ex-military jet. Deketelare, 52, a former elite pilot with the French Air Force, did not know that I had nearly chickened out of riding shotgun with him in an L-39C Albatros Czech fighter-training aircraft, which is capable of reaching up to 565 mph in a dive. Deketelaere, now…

Posted: Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Breitling pairs with Bentley for blacked out B06 Midnight Carbon – Gizmag

In the complex world of status symbols, few brands carry the same weight as Bentley. It’s why the Continental has been co-opted as the car of choice for famous singers and footballers keen to show off their hefty pay packets with a piece of automotive extravagance. Unfortunately, you can’t wear that slice of over-the-top British engineering to a party, so watchmaker Breitling has teamed up with Bentley to create a…

Posted: Monday, June 06, 2016

Men’s Style|Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Monday, June 06, 2016

Riding Shotgun With the Breitling Jet Team – Men’s Journal

Every once in awhile the Swiss watchmaker Breitling feels the need to remind us all of their rich aviation history. And why wouldn’t they? They’ve been making cockpit chronographs since the 1930s. Any self-respecting pilot — from astronaut Mark Kelly to Harrison Ford — sports a Breitling. Who else makes a watch that will help locate you after you parachute to safety? And what other watchmaker fields their own full-time…

Posted: Monday, June 06, 2016

Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Sunday, June 05, 2016

Riding Shotgun With the Breitling Jet Team – Men’s Journal

Every once in awhile the Swiss watchmaker Breitling feels the need to remind us all of their rich aviation history. And why wouldn’t they? They’ve been making cockpit chronographs since the 1930s. Any self-respecting pilot — from astronaut Mark Kelly to Harrison Ford — sports a Breitling. Who else makes a watch that will help locate you after you parachute to safety? And what other watchmaker fields their own full-time…

Posted: Sunday, June 05, 2016

Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Sunday, June 05, 2016

Riding Shotgun With the Breitling Jet Team – Men’s Journal

Every once in awhile the Swiss watchmaker Breitling feels the need to remind us all of their rich aviation history. And why wouldn’t they? They’ve been making cockpit chronographs since the 1930s. Any self-respecting pilot — from astronaut Mark Kelly to Harrison Ford — sports a Breitling. Who else makes a watch that will help locate you after you parachute to safety? And what other watchmaker fields their own full-time…

Posted: Sunday, June 05, 2016

Riding Shotgun With the Breitling Jet Team – Men’s Journal

Every once in awhile the Swiss watchmaker Breitling feels the need to remind us all of their rich aviation history. And why wouldn’t they? They’ve been making cockpit chronographs since the 1930s. Any self-respecting pilot — from astronaut Mark Kelly to Harrison Ford — sports a Breitling. Who else makes a watch that will help locate you after you parachute to safety? And what other watchmaker fields their own full-time…

Posted: Saturday, June 04, 2016

Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Saturday, June 04, 2016

Breitling And Bentley Team Up For Another Dazzling, Driving-Inspired Watch – Maxim

Posted: Saturday, June 04, 2016

Riding Shotgun With the Breitling Jet Team – Men’s Journal

Every once in awhile the Swiss watchmaker Breitling feels the need to remind us all of their rich aviation history. And why wouldn’t they? They’ve been making cockpit chronographs since the 1930s. Any self-respecting pilot — from astronaut Mark Kelly to Harrison Ford — sports a Breitling. Who else makes a watch that will help locate you after you parachute to safety? And what other watchmaker fields their own full-time…

Posted: Saturday, June 04, 2016

Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Saturday, June 04, 2016

Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Friday, June 03, 2016

Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Friday, June 03, 2016

A Star-Studded Debut for Breitling’s New York Flagship – Robb Report

Breitling opened its New York flagship boutique on May 19 with a star-studded celebration attended by a long list of ambassadors, including Wayne Gretzky, Boomer Esiason, Morgan Hoffmann, Scott and Mark Kelly, and John Travolta.  At the opening, several of the brand’s devotees took to the stage to share their own experiences as Breitling customers.  Hollywood star John Travolta, an accomplished pilot and a longtime Breitling fan, spoke of how,…

Posted: Friday, June 03, 2016

Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Thursday, June 02, 2016

A Star-Studded Debut for Breitling’s New York Flagship – Robb Report

Breitling opened its New York flagship boutique on May 19 with a star-studded celebration attended by a long list of ambassadors, including Wayne Gretzky, Boomer Esiason, Morgan Hoffmann, Scott and Mark Kelly, and John Travolta.  At the opening, several of the brand’s devotees took to the stage to share their own experiences as Breitling customers.  Hollywood star John Travolta, an accomplished pilot and a longtime Breitling fan, spoke of how,…

Posted: Thursday, June 02, 2016

Flying Shotgun With Breitling’s Aerobatic Jets – New York Times

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Posted: Thursday, June 02, 2016