Founded in Switzerland in 1884, Breitling is well known for producing precision-made chronometers. in 2009 Breitling developed the B01, a mechanical chronograph movement which was used in the Breitling Chronomat 01 – the first watch produced entirely by Breitling.

Flieger Friday: Breitling 765 AVI 1953 Re-Edition

By Bhanu Chopra on February 21, 2020

Breitling pays homage to the 1953 AVI 765 pilot chronograph known as the “Co-Pilot”. It has a 15-minute counter powered by hand winding column-wheel, vertical clutch movement.

Hands-On: The Breitling Aviator 8 B01 Chronograph Curtiss Warhawk

By Justin Mastine-Frost on November 6, 2019

While its name is a mouthful, the Breitling Aviator 8 B01 Chronograph Curtiss Warhawk is just one of a barrage of new models to hit...

Now on Sale: Breitling Cockpit B50 Orbiter Limited Edition

By Michael Weare on July 31, 2019

We talked about this watch in March when it was on show at Baselworld, but now it is on sale. A little over 20 years...

Breitling Superocean Ironman® Limited Edition

By Michael Weare on July 30, 2019

Breitling has partnered with IRONMAN, a Wanda Sports Group company, in launching the Breitling Superocean IRONMAN® Limited Edition watch. As part of the partnership, Breitling...

Breitling Premier B01 Chronograph Norton Edition

By Michael Weare on June 4, 2019

Breitling announced a partnership with British motorcycle brand Norton last year. The Breitling Premier B01 Norton Edition is the result of the partnership. Premier B01...

Baselworld 2019: The New Breitling Superocean Collection

By Michael Weare on April 3, 2019

There’s a new Superocean Collection from Breitling. It’s been updated and upgraded and stamps its authority as one of its best-loved and most successful watch...

Baselworld 2019: Breitling Cockpit B50 Orbiter Limited Edition

By Michael Weare on March 22, 2019

March 21, 1999: balloonists Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones landed their Breitling Orbiter 3 in a remote region of the Egyptian desert. In doing so,...

Baselworld 2019: Breitling Navitimer Ref. 806 1959 Re-Edition

By Michael Weare on March 19, 2019

Breitling, who will be attending Baselworld 2019, has announced the release of its first Navitimer re-edition timepiece, with more launches planned for the future. The...

Breitling Introduces the Premier Bentley Centenary Limited Edition

By Michael Weare on March 12, 2019

Breitling and Britain’s Bentley Motors enjoy the longest-ever partnership between a watch brand and an automobile manufacturer. Their association dates back to 2003 when Bentley...

3 New Breitling Aviator Watches Pay Tribute to the Curtiss P-40 Warhawk

By Michael Weare on February 20, 2019

Breitling has been busy. They have collaborated once again with Curtiss Wright to produce three new Breitling Aviator 8 Curtiss Warhawk watches. Curtiss Wright is...