Reading Time: 2 minutes To celebrate the shared history of the global watchmaker and the famous American space agency, OMEGA is honouring its unrivalled legacy of space exploration with a range of new Velcro® straps with astronaut-friendly fixtures and bold branding. Nicknamed the ” meatball ”, NASA’s famous planet shaped insignia in red, white […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes We’re only in January, yet OMEGA is already making one of the biggest watchmaking announcements of 2021. This year, the Speedmaster Moonwatch collection will be updated with its next generation of models. For fans everywhere, it’s a chance to see the latest edition of a much-loved timepiece – including unique […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes The dynamic partnership between OMEGA and ALINGHI has brought the very best of Swiss precision, innovation and pioneering spirit together. In tribute to this unique sailing collaboration, a brand new OMEGA timepiece has now been launched, the Omega Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon Alinghi.
Reading Time: 4 minutes 51 years ago this July, the astronauts of Apollo 11 were taking the first-ever human footsteps onto the moon. Inside the crew’s OMEGA Speedmaster watches, was the now-famous Calibre 321, a movement that not only became legendary that day, but also returned for every lunar landing in history.
Reading Time: 3 minutes When the Apollo 13 mission lifted off on April the 11th 1970, nobody on board, nor on the ground, could ever have anticipated the drama and near-disaster that lay ahead. The crew, commanded by veteran astronaut James Lovell, was destined for the moon. This was to be the third-ever human […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes The anticipation is finally over! Earlier this year, the Swiss watchmaker OMEGA announced the long-awaited return of its iconic Calibre 321. On the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing, the brand is proud to unveil the first new Speedmaster Moonwatch to house the movement: Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch 321 Platinum. […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes An OMEGA was the first watch worn on the Moon, and to mark the 50th anniversary of that golden moment the brand has released a collection of commemorative timepieces powered by the Master Chronometer Calibre 3861, a descendent of the movement that went to the Moon. OMEGA’s legendary Calibre 321 […]