When it comes to quality in watchmaking, Breitling is definitely one of the names that you would consider. Their latest collection, the Breitling Emergency Collection comes with a variety of top-of-the-line watches that are simply glorious.
The name, Breitling Emergency, comes from the fact that it is the only wristwatch in the world that comes with a built-in dual frequency Personal Locator Beacon (PLB).
Apart from being able to save your life, these watches are constructed with a definite sense of finesse and unmistakable style.
The case of the Breitling Emergency can be purchased in Titanium and in Black Titanium for the Night Mission watches. It measures in a 51mm across and has a height of 21.60mm. You can also purchase it with a Diver Pro III or Professional strap. Furthermore, these watches feature a SuperQuartz movement that is ten times more accurate than standard quartz.
It also has a thermocompensated quartz electronic, analog and 12/24hr LCD digital display. The chronograph itself is sensitive to 1/100th of a second. The calendar is digital and the day and date is programmed for 4 years. In addition to this, the Breitling Emergency has a water resistance of 5 bars and features a bidirectional ratched rotating windrose bezel.
The chronograph window is constructed out of cambered sapphire that has been glareproofed on both sides. This allows for discreet and stealthy night time missions.
It also features a countdown timer, a 2nd timezone, and an alarm, as secondary functions. However, these watches will set you back approximately $18K. [via]
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