The Junkers Ju-52 is actually a tri- motor transport plane it found both military and private company throughout the 1930s and 1940s. For 2 years, the IWC logo has been moved by one of only nine airworthy vintage JU-52s outstanding worldwide and, while in the year 2000, started out on the circumnavigation of the world to promote a IWC Watch.
Today, in honor of the flight specifically established to retain the classic aircraft aloft, the IWC Pilot’s View Chronograph Release “JU-AIR”, with a limited variation of 500 watches, is ready for takeoff.
For sightseeing flights in Switzerland, JU-OXYGEN, located in Situated In Dübendorf near Zurich, can be used with four Ju-52’s in their navy. Encouraging the airline for your past 2 decades, IWC has grown a collaboration with JU-AIR based over a common admiration of the Ju-52 plane, one of which happily displays the IWC brand.
The gratitude towards the Ju-52 aircraft belongs to the “Spitfire” point. It’s there watch powered from the self-winding a 43 mm stainlesssteel pilot’s 89365 calibre with 68 hours of power-reserve. This movement that is physical developed solely in house, features a function, a date screen, small hacking seconds, in addition to a flyback chronograph. The watch comes on a black alligator band with a stainless folding gear.
The watch’s dial is rhodium-plated to the magic color of the Junkers Ju-52 jet in reference and comes with a sunburst finish. As are the three fundamental arms the metal numeral appliqués are stuffed with white SuperLuminova. The date is seen in a sizable aperture. The small moments reaches 6 o’clock experiencing the 60-minute chronograph table at noon.
The metal case-back continues to be engraved using a Ju-52 and functions the wording “One from 500” in mention of how many items for this release that was limited.
WATCH CHRONOGRAPH – REF. IW387809
Mechanical movement selfwinding – Date show Stopwatch function with units
and seconds – Flyback function – Little coughing moments – Screw-in crown – Secured against
Displacement by decline in air pressure Engraving of a JU-52 airplane to the case back –
Restricted to 500 watches
IWC- quality 89365
Power-reserve: 68 h
Supplies: stainless-steel rhodium, case -coated palms, call and appliqués
Painted with Super- LumiNova®*, black alligator strap with
Clasp in metal
Glass sapphire, convex coating on both sides
Waterresistant: 6 bar
Dimension: 43 mm
Situation level: 15.5 mm