Breitling Launches Aviator 8 Limited Edition Watch

Breitling became the official timekeeper of Etihad Airways. To celebrate the partnership between the two parties, the brand launched a new limited edition Aviator8 watch. Designed by Breitling and Etihad Airways, the watch is the brand’s first watch with Arabic numerals.

   Robin Kamark, Chief Commercial Officer, Etihad Airways said, ‘As one of the most innovative and punctual airlines in the world, we are proud to establish a great partnership between the two parts brands. Regardless of Breitling, Or Etihad, which has a global reputation for style, quality and precision. To commemorate the partnership between the two parties, we launched the Aviator8 Etihad limited edition watch to reflect Arab heritage, ancient traditions and attention to the future .We believe that this watch will definitely be welcomed by consumers and collectors. ‘

   Breitling Chief Marketing Officer Tim Sayler said at a press conference in New York: ‘Etihad Airways and Breitling share their passion for aviation and a strong commitment to quality and precision. The two companies have joined forces and worked together.’

Technical specifications

Case: stainless steel, black DLC treatment, 41mmx10.7mm, with convex sapphire crystal, water-resistant to 100 meters
Dial: black dial with gold Arabic numerals and gold hands
Movement: Swiss-made Breitling Caliber17 self-winding movement, containing 25 gems, vibration frequency of 28,800 times / hour (4 Hz), providing 40 hours of power reserve, certified by the COSC Swiss official observatory
Chain strap: black calfskin strap with contrasting white stitching and stainless steel buckle
Time to market: Early 2020
Limited edition and price: 50 pieces, USD 4,994 each, equivalent to about RMB 36,000