The Cockpit Breitling B50 is definitely the ultimate instrument for the modern pilot as it has been especially created to cater their needs as it features a beautiful and very contemporary looking titanium case. The watch has been created to help pilots in their missions as it offers extremely interesting features such as an ultra-readable display, great user friendly interface and a lot of useful functions such as an electronic tachometer or a device that records flight times. The watch also features SuperQuartz movement which has been researched and perfected for aviation purposes.
Cockpit Breitling B50 is definitely not a simple watch, the dial is filled with all sorts of elements but they all come wrapped in a timeless design with an aeronautical theme which will definitely make it fashionable forever. It comes with two types of straps, a rubber strap and the other, a beautifully designed metal bracelet. Breitling has been creating new types of movement based on their research in thermocompensated quartz movement, which they were already using. These are incredible watches for those who have a great passion for horologic technology but also for those who love collecting interesting and unique designs, and the Cockpit Breitling B50 is for sure a unique design.
The movement is calibre B50, hence the name of the watch, and uses a system to adjust in case temperature affects the accuracy. It also comes with an incredible feature, the fact that it uses rechargeable batteries, which not only means a lot of flexibility for the user, but also a bigger life span for batteries and the way the batteries are charged is pretty awesome itself. The watch uses a magnetic connector that can be attached to the left side of the case and charged through the AC adapter or even your computer through USB port. The chronograph is 1/100th second with a maximum of 99 hours 59 minutes and 59 seconds. There is also a flight time chronograph a second time zone and an alarm feature. The calendar is digital and perpetual and the water resistance of this watch is 100 meters or 330 feet. The case is made out of black titanium with black screws on the back, offering the watch its futuristic look paired with the bidirectional bezel with compass scale. The crown is non-screw locked with two gaskets and integrated push piece and the watch features a campered sapphire with glare proof on both sides. Its diameter might be considered pretty big for some, at about 46 mm, but it’s an excellent choice as it offers a wide range of features for its size.