Rega GMT limited edition watch is the second limited edition watch jointly launched by Swiss independent watch brand Oris and Swiss air rescue team Rega. The new watch features a 24-hour second time zone with a central display, designed for Rega’s international rescue operation across time zones.
Oris and Swiss air rescue team Rega jointly launch a limited edition watch for the second time
Last year, Rega’s 24-hour cross-border rescue service provided assistance to 869 people. Three advanced challenger CL-604 jet medical aircraft, equipped with professional medical team and necessary equipment, have the ability to deal with injuries and transport critically ill patients.
The Oris Rega GMT Limited Edition is based on the classic large crown pilot GMT watch, which reflects the common values of Oris and Rega-quality, trust, precision, tradition and innovation. The watch is driven by the Oris748 automatic mechanical movement, with GMT dual time function, and a black second time zone hand at the center of the dial, indicating the 24-hour second time zone hour marker on the edge of the dial.
Gunmetal PVD stainless steel caseback engraved with Rega logo and limited number
The 45mm stainless steel case, with a gun-steel PVD coat, reflects the atmosphere and toughness unique to aviation watches. The prominent large crown is easy to handle and is one of the hallmark elements of the Oris Aviation series, with adjustable time, calendar and second time zone. The black dial with luminous hands and scales is clear and easy to read day and night. Rega’s Red Cross LOGO is located on the right side of the dial, representing both the public welfare of air rescue and a strong Swiss atmosphere. The grey fabric strap with dark red leather lining is characteristically hidden underneath.
Swiss Air Rescue Team Rega is a non-profit organization whose operations and maintenance are entirely dependent on donations. To date, Rega has received donations from 3.3 million companies or individuals. Founded in 1952, Rega is one of the top air rescue agencies in the world today. Its English abbreviation comes from the three languages, RE-German REttungsflugwacht, GA-French and Italian Garde Aérienne and Guardia Aerea, all mean air rescue or air guard.
Oris Rega GMT Limited Edition comes with a special case printed with the Rega logo
In 2016, the Rega rescue fleet, consisting of dozens of helicopters and jets, performed more than 15,000 rescue missions. Ability to provide 24/7 emergency rescue services throughout Switzerland and around the world.
Oris launched the first Rega joint watch last year-Altitude Measurement Rega Limited Edition watch, a creative work combining a mechanical movement and a mechanical barometric altimeter. Like the original, the new Rega GMT is limited to 2,000 pieces worldwide.
The simple, legible design is the characteristic of aviation watches. The Rega logo is printed on the right side of the dial.
Oris has more than 100 years of history in the manufacture of aviation watches. Since the beginning of the aviation industry in the 1910s, Oris has begun its relationship with the blue sky. In 1917, the first aviation watch from Oris was born. In 1938, Oris introduced the large crown watch, an iconic design that still serves as a model for aviation watches.
‘Working with Rega, the world’s best air rescue agency, is an honour for Oris.’ Oris Global President Ulrich W. Herzog said: ‘The second Oris project for Rega The watch has a 24-hour second time zone indication function and pays tribute to Rega’s 24-hour emergency rescue service. At the same time, this watch is also an embodiment of the values shared by both parties, quality, tradition and innovation, these qualities are what we insist And praise. ‘
Oris REGA GMT Limited Edition
Product Code: 748 7710 4284, Table Diameter: 45.0 mm
Limited to 2,000 pieces worldwide
• Oris748 self-winding mechanical movement, central 24-hour GMT hands, dial 3 o’clock calendar display, 9 o’clock small dial
• Stainless steel case and screw-down crown, gun steel PVD coating, 100m water resistance
• Double-sided arched sapphire mirror with anti-glare coating on the inside
• Screw-in stainless steel case back, gun steel PVD coating, engraved with Rega logo and limited number
• Black dial with Rega logo at 3 o’clock, hour and minute hands, small seconds and Arabic numerals coated with Super-LumiNova®
• Grey fabric dial, dark red leather lining, patented gun steel PVD stainless steel folding buckle, with the function of adjusting the length of the strap without the card, the design is inspired by the aircraft seat belt
• Special watch box
• Suggested retail price: about RMB 17,800 yuan