Breitling unveils three new timepieces: Transocean Chronograph Edition, Chronomat 44 Raven, Galactic 44

This is what I would call a nice line extension. Have a look at the three new “Instruments for Professionals”, as Breitling would for sure call them.


The Breitling Transocean Chronograph Edition plays with the history of Breitling. Inspired by a model from 1958 (an ultra-precise, anti-shock, anti-magnetic and super-water-resistant watch that magnificently accompanied the boom in intercontinental air travel), the Transocean reflects the spirit of great journeys and luxury long-haul aircraft. The watch features a two-tone dial with two vintage-style counters, and a double case back complete with a cover. The Transocean Chronograph Edition limited series reinterprets the contemporary classic style of the Transocean line; it is a tribute to Breitling’s privileged ties with the chronograph.


Breitling Transocean Chronograph Edition
Breitling Transocean Chronograph Edition


Manufacture Breitling Calibre 01, officially chronometer-certified by the COSC, self-winding, 28,800 A/h, 47 jewels. Over 70-hour power reserve. 1/8th of a second chronograph and 30-minute totalizer. Calendar. Case: steel. Water-resistant to 100 m/330 ft. Convex sapphire crystal, glare proofed on both sides. Double case back with transparent sapphire crystal. Diameter: 43 mm. Dial: Mercury silver. Straps/bracelets: Barenia leather, crocodile leather, Military/Ocean Classic.


Breitling Transocean Chronograph Edition
Breitling Transocean Chronograph Edition
Breitling Transocean Chronograph Edition
Breitling Transocean Chronograph Edition


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  • When I saw the title of this post I thought that it would make no sense for me to read it since I don’t like Breitling’s style a lot. And well, the Raven looks like a Casio to me and the Galactic (what a name…) makes me think of a typical Breitling case with a Rolex dial. All not my taste.

    But I am quite positively surprised by the Transocean.

    Don’t let yourself be guided by your preconception of a certain brand!

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