A Close-Up Look At Longines Spirit Collection

Longines Spirit Collection Chronograph

By Gordon Henderson The Longines Spirit collection looks to tap into the shared history of the manufacture and the many adventurers that have used the brand’s timepieces to navigate land, sea and air.  Celebrity pioneers include Charles Lindberg, Amelia Earhart, Paul-Emile Victor, Elinor Smith and Howard Hughes, to name a few. The pilots watches and chronographs…

Read More →

Tutima Releases Bold New Grand Flieger Airport Watches

Tutima Grand Flieger Airport watch

German watch brand Tutima Glashütte is continuing to expand its coveted Grand Flieger line – a beloved pilots watch that has distinguished Tutima over the decades. In fact, the brand even supplied and continues to supply military forces with its precision pilot watches. Today, Tutima releases new Grand Flieger Airport three-handed automatic watches and Grand Flieger…

Read More →

What Bremont’s New MBII Configurator Can Do For You

Bremont Configurator MBII

  The configurator.  One of the first brands to offer this concept was Armin Strom — and that was several years ago. Initially, some buyers were reluctant to go on line and decide on the options they wanted in their newest watch, but that has begun to change. As such, a few more brands are…

Read More →

Hamilton Teams With Schott NYC, Unveils Khaki Pilot Watch

Hamilton Khaki Pilot Schott NYC watch

Few know today that Hamilton watch company was founded in America — back in 1892 in Lancaster, PA. Because the brand is owned today by Swiss luxury conglomerate, Swatch Group, it is a Swiss brand and Swiss made. However, the company long remembers and indulges in its American roots. That is why the brand teamed…

Read More →

What’s The Story Behind The New Tutima Sky Watches?

Tutima Sky watches

Did anyone notice that German watch brand Tutima,  built on an aviation timepiece history (and moving into more complex watches once it re-established its own Manufacture in the Saxony region), has aptly named its newest timepiece “Sky?” I noticed, not just because of the correlation to its pilot’s watch roots, but also because the highly…

Read More →

Hands On With Blancpain Air Command As Seen At The 2019 Swatch Group Summit

Blancpain Air Command

At the recent Swatch Group Time to Move summit in Switzerland, we got to go hands on with some of the amazing new timepieces making their way to stores now. While I got to visit the Blancpain Manufacture — more coming on that soon -and see all of the new watches for 2019 first hand,…

Read More →