Omega Speedmaster GMT "Solar Impulse"

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Omega GMT "Solar Impulse"
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Speedmaster GMT "Solar Impulse" is a chronograph by Omega.

Omega cooperates with the project "Solar Impulse", which involves the development of an airplane that is driven only by solar energy to orbit the earth. At this occasion the individually numbered series Speedmaster GMT "Solar Impulse" was presented: a chronograph with GMT function and titanium case. The initials "HB-SIA" of the aircraft, which is planned to start in 2009, stand for "Hotel Bravo Solar Impulse Alpha" and stand out ocher on the black carbon dial.

Movement:

Chronograph movement Omega Calibre 3603 with automatic winding
Co-axial escapement
Chronometer certification (COSC)
Decoration: Geneva stripes and perlage
Power reserve 52 h

Case:

Titanium
D 44.25 mm, H ? mm
Sapphire crystal with double-sided anti-reflective coating
Waterproof to 100 m

Dial:

carbon black with 3 subdials
Hands and indexes with luminous material

Functions:

Hours, minutes, small seconds
Chrono-seconds, 30-minutes and 12-hours counters
GMT function im 24 hours Modus
Tachymeter scale

Bracelet:

Black rubber strap; optional: titanium bracelet

Literature

  • Omega-Uhren. Kaleidoskop einer bekannten Swiss Marke; Author: Anton Kreuzer; ISBN 3853783546
  • Omega-Modelle; Author: Anton Kreuzer; ISBN 3853784186
  • Omega Sportuhren; ISBN 3871880817
  • Das ZEITGEFÜHL-Uhrenbuch; Author: Gerd-Lothar Reschke; ISBN 3-938607-61-0