At the beginning of the 1960s, the manufacturer developed a version of the breitling replica watches with a 24-hour clock instead of the traditional 12. Astronaut Scott Carpenter wore this watch during his 1962 space flight in order to tell if it was day or night on Earth.
Breitling Zwitserland heeft aangegeven dat de productie van de Navitimer begon in 1952, maar wij zijn er van overtuiging dat de eerste Navitimers beschikbaar waren in 1954. With a water resistance of up to 3,000 metres, the Avenger Seawolf doesn't have to be shy about any comparisons to the diver watches from Rolex or Omega. Breitling sponsored the Orbiter 3 project, which in 1999 became the first balloon to completely orbit the Earth without landing replica breitling superOcean.