Longines is celebrating its 180th anniversary this year and this timepiece was launched last month amid the celebrations to mark its long-term association with aviation.
The Longines Avigation Watch Type A-7 is an eye-catching chronograph, fitted with the single push-piece column-wheel movement that was developed exclusively for Longines.
Its two stand-out features are its 49mm steel case and its 50° angled dial, featuring large white Arabic numerals, which makes reading the time while flying much easier, for those in the fortunate position to be inconvenienced by this.
This is going directly into our Christmas list, right below a light aircraft.
This article was taken from the November issue of WatchPro. To read the issue in full online, click here.