1956 Breitling Navitimer 806 AOPA first generation
In the world of pilot chronographs, Breitling has a special place. Among the different models, the Navitimer ref. 806 is the most famous of them, having been produced over several decades.
This example is an early first generation 806 from 1956. It features a black gilt dial, the AOPA logo, a strong and unpolished 40mm case with the distinctive pearls bezel, specific of the first Navitimers. It is quite rare by its outstanding condition and its particularity: its rotating ring color has aged to a delicate mint green.
Case materialStainless steel
Overall condition is excellent. Dial is in superb condition, with some patina to the outer ring. Case is in excellent shape, obviously unpolished. Pushers look perfect. Glass is in perfect condition. The movement was fully serviced.