The Swiss Air Force ‘PatrouilleSuisse’ flight demonstration team is famous worldwide for its cool air show. Breitling has recently launched the Avengers Watch Swiss Air Force Limited Edition (AvengerSwissAirForceTeamLimitedEdition) to celebrate its establishment. 55th anniversary, limited edition of 550 pieces.
In 1964, the Swiss Air Force carefully selected some of the most talented pilots and established an aerobatic demonstration team called Patrouille Suisse. Fifty-five years later, this flying performance team soared in the skies of Switzerland and other European countries, performing flying stunts with six supersonic jets, which filled the audience’s eyes. To pay tribute to these Swiss ambassadors flying at high altitudes, Breitling has designed a new watch: the Avengers Swiss Air Force Team Limited Edition.
Breitling CEO GeorgesKern is looking forward to the opportunity to celebrate this anniversary of the PatrouilleSuisse air show team with a limited edition chronograph watch. He said: ‘The Swiss Air Force’s’ PatrouilleSuisse ‘flight demonstration team and Breitling are acquainted partners. The compact supersonic jet formation is blooming in the air, and the’ PatrouilleSuisse ‘flight demonstration team is perfect. A modern interpretation of our long aviation tradition. We are thrilled with this watch designed for its 55th anniversary. ‘
This Breitling Avengers Swiss Air Force Limited Edition (AvengerSwissAirForceTeamLimitedEdition) has a 45mm stainless steel case and a ratchet unidirectional bezel. The striking black dial is decorated with the logo of the Patrouille Suisse air show team on the small dial at 9 o’clock. The striking yellow and red colors complement the color of its logo. The yellow-tipped second hand adds a touch of color to the watch. Both the hands and the black scale are coated with Super-LumiNova®, ensuring excellent readability under all lighting conditions.
The caseback is engraved with the 55th anniversary logo of the ‘PatrouilleSuisse’ air show team-a unique number ’55’ and six supersonic jets in flight-and marks its special limited edition special Identity letters ‘ONEOF550’.
The Avengers Swiss Air Force Team Limited Edition (AvengerSwissAirForceTeamLimitedEdition) is powered by the Breitling Type 13 chronograph movement certified by the Swiss Official Astronomical Observatory (COSC), with a power reserve of about 48 hours and a water resistance of 30 atmospheres (300 meters). This special limited edition Avengers watch features a pin buckle bituminous leather military strap.
Marketing campaign around the Swiss Air Force’s PatrouilleSuisse flight demonstration team
Breitling is proud to introduce three talented ‘PatrouilleSuisse’ pilots from the Air Show Team who will be launching platforms for this anniversary limited edition watch. Major Gunnar Jansen joined the Swiss Air Force’s Patrouille Suisse flight demonstration team in 2010 and has been leading the formation for the past three years. Colonel Claudius Meier is on the second echelon, to the right of the long aircraft. The second lone colonel, Colonel Lukas Nannini, flew fifth on the outside of the left wing to form an action team.