For over 25 years, the famous Swiss Airforce PC-7 Aerobatics Team has been demonstrating the elegance and beauty of precise formation flying. Now they have a timepiece that demonstrates the elegance and beauty of the watchmaker’s art.
The Swiss Air Force PC-7 Aerobatics Team is legendary. Their exciting maneuvers and acrobatic stunts require precise timing and tremendous flying skill. The nine pilots who are members of this prestigious team inspire thousands of fans and future pilots every year with their extraordinary flying skills. To celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the PC-7 Aerobatics Team, Fortis has created a special limited edition timepiece in their honor.
The extraordinary Fortis PC-7 Team is a true pilot watch with a large legible dial and an accurate Swiss made automatic movement. This 42 mm masterpiece is emblazoned with the official PC-7 Team team logo on the dial and is limited to only 250 pieces worldwide. To meet your own personal needs, the collection is available in both three-hand and chronograph configurations.
These superlative commemorative timepieces combine space rated materials with precision Swiss craftsmanship to create a precision timing tool that meets the specifications required by working air force pilots. Pilots will appreciate the oversize dial with bold Superluminova numbers and indices that remain easy-to-read under the most adverse conditions.
There is a rotating bezel clearly marked in 60-minute increments and a large day/date window at 3 o’clock. The chronograph configuration adds three well-placed totalizers for 30 minute, 12 hour, and 60 second intervals, making it easy to time virtually any event. To activate the sub-dials, there are two protected pushers flanking the setting crown.
|Fortis 638.10.91 L.01 PC-7 Team Chronograph|
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A dependable Swiss made ETA 2836-2 automatic movement powers the three-hand configuration, while a precision Swiss made ETA 7750 automatic movement powers the chronograph. Protecting the impressive dial is an anti-reflective, scratch resistant sapphire crystal and protecting the movement itself is a massive stainless steel case that is water resistant to 669 feet.
This superlative timepiece can be equipped with a your choice of a topstitched leather strap, a special leather performance strap, a comfortable caoutchouc band, or a fitted solid stainless steel bracelet. The Fortis PC-7 Team comes in a deluxe leather box and carries a two-year manufacturers warranty. If you’re a fan of fine aviation timepieces, you’ll need to act fast to put a PC-7 Team on your wrist. Only 250 pieces of each configuration will be produced worldwide. To be cleared for takeoff, you will need to contact an authorized Fortis dealer immediately and reserve your PC-7 Team while they are still available.