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Six Decades of Omega Speedmaster, Part 1: 1957 - 1969
One of this year's biggest watch-world stories is the 60th anniversary of the iconic Omega Speedmaster. In this series of feature articles, we explore some of the collection's milestones, decade by decade. This week, we look at models starting with the very first Speedmaster ...
The Omega Speedmaster history
The complete history of the Omega Speedmaster, one of the most iconic chronograph watches ever created introduced in 1957, and how it became the Moonwatch. The evolution of the Speedmaster models, from the original Speedmaster model reference CK 2915 with Calibre 321 - also known as the "Broad Arrow"- to the 105.012 and 145.012 models that were used for the first manned space missions and the Apollo XI moon-landing. The Omega Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch remains the king of the…
The ultimate guide to buying a chronograph watch
Considering buying a chronograph watch? Here are the five things you need to know about the most popular complication in watchmaking.