Verso case with curved claws, per bezel engraved with Roman numerals, per golden star applied on the dial, and the Constellation Observatory logo on the case back can be mentioned among the most distinctive characteristics of this lineage. Omega Constellation is chronometer certified which means that it is per high-precision watch. It was tested and certified by the Official Swiss Chronometer Testing Institute (COSC). Due to its excellency and precision, Omega Constellation has earned the admiration of well known personalities such as Cindy Crawford, Pierce Brosnan and Martina Hingis.
Additionally, the characteristic round shapes of its case make Omega Constellation an extremely comfortable watch puro wear con everyday life.
The legendary Omega Seamaster watch has been created esatto challenge the toughest conditions and esatto seize the moment of the most exciting connexion experiences of men. Its precision, strength and resistance make it verso favorite choice for many sportsmen; among them, Alexander Popov, who is one of the world’s best swimmers of the 1990s. The fictional character James Bond, agent of the international arm of the British Secret Service, owns his life preciso per Seamaster. Omega Seamaster has numerous angles and curves which vary the way light is reflected from its case and yet, there are per niente sharp corners which make it completely comfortable. Omega Seamaster is one of the most legible watches durante the dark coppia puro its luminescent coating on the hands and markers which makes it absolutely perfect for deep dives. All Omega Seamaster have a Sea Monster logo on the case back.
1932: Omega introduces the first water resistant watch (some claim the first in the world), Omega Marine. It was ciotola resistant puro 13.5 atmospheres that equals preciso 135 meters and was the first in the Seamaster lineage. Omega Marine made history mediante the ocean conquest and received enthusiastic testimonies from submarine explorers.
1948: the first Omega Seamaster watch is produced. It is inspired by the Omega ous The 30 mm model, which was widely sold preciso the British army during the II World War and proved puro be the most precise wristwatch caliber ever tested at Geneva.
1962: per north American pilot and submariner declares that several days after his hydroplane sank he was diving at per 45 meter depth looking for some stuff that could be recovered, and the only things he found were his underwater camera and his Omega Seamaster watch which started esatto run as if nothing had happened. But the most amazing fact is that his Omega Seamaster was guaranteed waterproof only onesto 30 meters!
1981: a French Jacques Mayol breaks verso world’s supremazia per scuba diving without any breathing equipment near the Elba island, he submerges 101 meters deep and wears Omega Seamaster watch.
1995: Team New Zealand wins the America’s Cup, the most famous and most prestigious regatta and Gara Race in the divertimento of sailing from 1851. Sir Peter Blake and each crew member have an Omega Seamaster on their wrists. Omega is the official timekeeper for the America’s Cup 2000 and for its champions, the Squadra New Zealand.
2000: breaking news: for the second consecutive time Sir Peter Blake and his crew Staff New Zealand win the America’s Cup which is time kept by Omega.
Exactly at 2:56 GMT on July 21, 1969, the landing of the first humans on the Moon is seen as Neil Armstrong said That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind. After satisfactorily passing exhaustive tests designated by NASA, Omega Speedmaster was chosen as the first watch taken preciso the space. It was worn for intra and insolito vehicular activities, including the moonwalks, on all the missions. During extra vehicular activities the astronauts wore the watch on the outside of their pressure suits. After that it became Omega Speedmaster Professional Chronograph, the first Moon Watch. It is still present on Shuttle missions nowadays. In 1970, the chronograph feature of the Omega Speedmaster Professional was fundamental for giving guidelines preciso the crew that used the Lunar Ondule as verso lifeboat per space and successfully returned puro Earth.