Aviation style watches are a real speciality of Bell & Ross but they might just have made their coolest looking to date in the shape of this BR 03-94 PATROUILLE DE FRANCE Watch which is available for pre-ordering right now. For this release, Bell & Ross – the go-to watchmaker in Aviation timepieces – was chosen by the armée de l’Air et de l’Espace (French Air and Space Force) to become the official watchmaking partner of the Patrouille de France (French Acrobatic Patrol).
The Bell & Ross BR 03-94 PATROUILLE DE FRANCE Watch has a price tag of £5400 and is overflowing with luxurious features which help to justify the cost. As is always the case with the timepieces from Bell & Ross, there is a no-nonsense, uncompromising aesthetic to the dial and it is just about as adventure-ready as any watch on the market. This is a Limited Edition of just 500 pieces so if you’re looking for your next luxury aviation watch or want to show your support for PATROUILLE DE FRANCE then you’ll need to move quickly to secure one for your wrist.
Masters of the Sky
Considered one of the most precise and aesthetic superior acrobatic trainings in the world, the Patrouille de France has flown around the globe with grace and sophistication for well over half a century. And every year it continues to impress and move new generations of spectators with their exceptional flying skills. As a partner of the Patrouille de France, Bell & Ross who shares its values of performance and authenticity officially becomes an ambassador of French aeronautical excellence with this amazing limited-edition timepiece.
The Bell & Ross BR 03-94 PATROUILLE DE FRANCE Watch (£5400) sees the watchmaker work closely with the pilots to come up with a chronograph that is ideally suited to their operational needs. The BR 03-94 PATROUILLE DE FRANCE boasts shapes and colours that promote functionality, innovation alongside high-performance materials, an extremely legible dial and a highly accurate movement which makes the BR 03-94 PATROUILLE DE FRANCE the amalgamation of two worlds revered by Bell & Ross: namely, watchmaking and aviation.
Wherever you look with this limited edition watch from Bell & Ross there are some highly impressive features that help to set it apart. This includes a calibre BR-CAL.301 automatic mechanical movement, blue dial with Patrouille de France logo at 6 o’clock, metal skeletonised Super-LumiNova®-filled hour and minute hands, sapphire crystal glass with anti-reflective coating and a 100m water-resistance. Another first-class limited-edition release from the guys at Bell & Ross.