Category Archives: Press Release

Press Release: The Omega Speedmaster and the world of space exploration

The source of many a myth and legend, the OMEGA Speedmaster has been the choice of astronauts and space agencies for half a century. This “common” object has become one of the most famous watches in the world and has … Continue reading

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Press Release: The ten most representative OMEGA Speedmaster models

1. Omega Speedmaster – 1st generation (1957)  The OMEGA Speedmaster is a definitive candidate for the most famous chronograph in the world. Without any doubt it also is the world’s most important one. Selected by astronauts, tested and certified by … Continue reading

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Speedmaster Sapphire Sandwich : the 3873.50.31

With the news of the updated Speedmaster Professional references and price increase, we thought a post regarding a ‘old’ Speedy Pro would be fitting. Our choice for today is one we’ve written very little about – the Speedmaster sapphire sandwich on … Continue reading

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Press release – OMEGA and VANITY FAIR celebrate the 45th anniversary of Apollo 11 moon landing with Buzz Aldrin

OMEGA and VANITY FAIR marked the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing with astronaut Buzz Aldrin at a cocktail event on July 16, 2014. The evening benefitted the MAK Center for Art and Architecture and took place at … Continue reading

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Press Release – Recalling adventures in space

Recalling adventures in space: Lieutenant General Thomas Stafford and Air Force Major General Alexei Leonov meet at the OMEGA Pavilion. The legendary space explorers share stories from their experiences beyond our earth. February 10th 2014 – read more below the … Continue reading

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Press Release: The Speedmaster 57 Omega Co-Axial Chronograph salutes its legendary ancestor

In fiery 18K red or yellow gold and smooth stainless steel, this timepiece is a stylish addition to an iconic collection. December 22nd 2013 – read more below the gallery At Baselworld 2013, OMEGA introduced a new timepiece that recalls … Continue reading

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Press Release – In Gravity, art imitates life: another Speedmaster in space!

In the heart-pounding thriller, Gravity, Oscar winner and OMEGA brand ambassador George Clooney was wearing an OMEGA Speedmaster Professional. It was, of course, perfect typecasting because the Speedmaster is the only watch to have been qualified for every NASA piloted … Continue reading

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