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Company Overview of Breitling SA

Company Overview

Breitling SA develops and manufactures chronographs and technical watches for pilots and aviation enthusiasts. It also offers mechanical chronograph movements, cases, dials, hands, crystals, bracelets, and casing ups. The company provides maintenance services. It sells its products through retailers in Africa, Asia, Central America and the Caribbean, Europe, the Middle East, North America, Oceania, and South America, as well as through its boutiques in Switzerland and internationally. The company was founded in 1884 and is based in Grenchen, Switzerland.

Schlachthausstrasse 2

P.O. Box 1132

Grenchen,  2540


Founded in 1884


41 32 654 54 54


41 32 654 54 00

Key Executives for Breitling SA

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Breitling SA Key Developments

Breitling Introduces Chronoliner Blacksteel to the Middle East

Breitling has announced the arrival of an all-new version of the Chronoliner model. Now ready for take-off in the Middle East market, the Chronoliner Blacksteel teams a high-tech ceramic bezel with a black steel case, along with a matching dial and rubber strap. Providing a technical and elegant uniform for the authentic flight captain's watch, the new model is equipped with a steel case coated with a high-resistance carbon-based treatment. The watch's dark touch continues on the dial which features tone-on-tone counters, as well as on the original rubber strap which picks up the design of the steel mesh Aero Classic bracelets. The new Chronoliner combines the two most useful functions for Middle East pilots and globetrotters: a chronograph to measure flight times and a triple timezone display to juggle with the time around the world. The second timezone in 24-hour mode (useful for distinguishing between day and night) is indicated by a red-tipped central hand, while the bidirectional rotating bezel serves to read off a third time zone, also in 24-hour mode.

Breitling SA Partners with Swiss International Air Lines to Create Limited-Edition Version of its Navitimer Watch

Breitling SA has worked with Swiss International Air Lines, or SWISS, to create a limited-edition version of its Navitimer watch. The new SWISS fleet, Breitling is producing an exclusive version of its iconic Navitimer watch. In the special edition, which will be strictly limited to just 777 examples, the stainless-steel case will be combined with a black dial and a red second hand with a small aircraft at its tip. The exclusive Navitimer SWISS Boeing 777 Limited Edition will only be sold aboard SWISS flights, and will be available from March onwards at a price of CHF 7,077.

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