Lot #UK009

Breitling Navitimer B01 Chronograph 43 Swissair #WatchFamforUkraine

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The Watch

Estimate: $9,160

The Breitling Navitimer B01 Chronograph 43 Swissair Edition features a transparent sapphire caseback with a printed Swissair logo. As part of the Breitling Navitimer Airlines capsule collection, it has a 43-millimeter stainless-steel case and a striking black dial with contrasting silver subdials. It is presented on a steel mesh bracelet with a folding clasp. Its in-house mechanical chronograph movement delivers both remarkable precision and a power reserve of approximately 70 hours. The chronograph proudly celebrates the former national airline of Breitling’s home country. This watch is from the personal collection of and has been worn by Breitling CEO Georges Kern.

The Details




43mm x 14.25mm


Navitimer B01 Chronograph 43 Swissair


Breitling Manufacture Caliber 01




Stainless Steel






Stainless Steel


Box and Papers

Dial Color

Black Dial with Super Luminova luminescent hour markers

Generously Donated by George Kern CEO, Breitling

What is happening in Ukraine right now is devastating. We are strongly committed to participating in this auction that will benefit the World Central Kitchen and its impressive efforts in and around Ukraine. The auction perfectly complements the contributions we have already made to several other humanitarian organisations on the ground. Breitling stands in solidarity with the Ukrainian people and everyone affected by this tragic war, and we add our voice to the call for peace in the region and throughout the world.

About the Brand

Since 1884, Breitling has established a global reputation for high-precision timepieces, its pioneering role in the development of the wrist chronograph, and its uncompromising commitment to design excellence. With the brand’s storied association with aviation, Breitling has shared the finest moments in humankind’s conquest of the skies. Renowned for its spirit of innovation, it has also earned a place of privilege in the worlds of science, sport, and technology. Breitling manufactures its own movements in-house and the quality of every watch is confirmed by its status as a COSC-certified chronometer, made in Switzerland. #SQUADONAMISSION