Omega Speedmaster

Omega introduced the first Speedmaster in 1957. The original Speedmaster featured a caliber 321 movement and the iconic three sub-dial design. Almost overnight, the watch became a success because of its accuracy, readability, and durability.

Before the Speedmaster series watches received their nickname as the Moonwatch, Speedmaster was known for its affiliation with professional racing. The tri sub-dial layout of the dial was inspired by the dashboards of Italian race cars, and accuracy of the watches chronograph and tachymeter complication made it a favorite among competitive drivers.

Omega Speedmaster is one of the rare watches that are synonymous with space exploration. The Speedmaster series watches have been used in all of the Gemini manned space missions in the mid 1960’s. The mission during which Speedmaster received its official nickname “the moonwatch” was the 1969 lunar landing.

Omega Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch:

Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch remains to be one of top favorite luxury Swiss watches among watch enthusiasts, collectors, as well as boardroom executives. The watch features caliber 861 mechanical, chronograph movement, a classic, black dial, tachymeter scale bezel, luminous hands, and a domed, sapphire crystal.

Speedmaster Co-Axial Chronograph Moonwatch:

Unlike the classic Speedmaster, this watch features only two sub-dials and yet retains classic elegance, extreme accuracy, readability, and durability. This Omega features caliber 9300 movement, moonwatch style hands, date, and a tachymeter bezel. Speedmaster Chronograph Moonwatch is available in stainless steel and 18 kt rose gold case.

Speedmaster “Dark Side of the Moon”:

Speedmaster “Dark Side of the Moon” was named after the Apollo 8 mission during which the astronauts had the opportunity to explore the dark side of the moon first hand. This Speedmaster features a caliber 9300, chronograph movement, black, zirconium oxide case and dial make this watch one of the most durable watches in the Speedmaster series.

Speedmaster Racing:

Speedmaster Racing is a true high octane watch. Superior movement, extreme durability, ease of use, and highly accurate tachymeter function deliver the absolute best performance for anyone who leads a fast paced lifestyle. This watch features a caliber 330 co-axial movement, a matt black, aluminum tachymeter bezel, and comes in a variety of dial and sub-dial colors. The watch is water resistant to 330 feet.

Speedmaster Broad Arrow Co-Axial:

This particular Speedmaster comes in a GMT and non GMT version. Its sleek design and precious metal finishes with easy to read dial make this watch an elegant and sporty addition to any collection. Speedmaster Broad Arrow has a caliber 3313 self-winding movement, 44.25 mm stainless steel case and comes in a variety of dial colors. The Broad Arrow GMT features a caliber 3603, self-winding movement, an additional 24 hour marker ring on the dial and an additional 24 hour hand. Both models of the Speedmaster Broad Arrow are offered in stainless steel, 18 kt red or yellow gold, and two-tone variety.

Speedmaster Day-Date and Date Chronographs:

Omega craftsmanship and classic elegance come together in this highly versatile Speedmaster series watches. Both watches include a three sub-dial design depicting either the date or day and date combination, a tachymeter scale bezel and a highly accurate chronograph movement.

Speedmaster Solar Impulse HB-SIA GMT:

Among many other philanthropic endeavors, Omega has been one of the main contributors to the Solar Impulse project. Part of the idea behind the Solar Impulse project is to demonstrate the need for a more sustainable energy source for transportation and aviation. Solar Impulse Project is solar powered aircraft which is referred to by its registration number HB-SIA (Hotel Bravo Solar Impulse Alpha) with a mission to circumvent the globe while being powered only by the solar energy. Omega became one of the main partners of this project and has contributed engineering technology and generous sponsorship to the HB-SIA project.

Speedmaster Solar Impulse HB-SIA GMT is a watch done in the best tradition of Speedmaster watches. Its iconic triple sub-dial, carbon fiber dial is reminiscent of the HB-SIA’s composite covering. The dial is also adorned with a discreet HB-SIA logo, luminous index and 24 hour markers. The watch features a durable 44.25 mm, titanium case, caliber 3603 movement, matt black, aluminum, tachymeter scale bezel, and a limited release model number engraved on the caseback.