50 years have passed since man’s first step on the Moon back in '69.
On August 2, 1971, Apollo 15 made history—and with it a Bulova LUNAR PILOT CHRONOGRAPH.
Customized for astronomical conditions, the watch could precisely track time and ensure that no one ran out of oxygen, water or battery power in the portable life-support-system backpack. It was also used to back up the on-board timers for the critical reentry into the earth’s atmosphere.
Here is the original:
A fun fact to share: The original Bulova lunar pilot chronograph—the only privately-owned watch to make space history— sold at auction for an astronomical $1.625 million!
Credit to: https://intl.bulova.com/collections/mens-watches/products/98a186
Works with UL, KW88, Xseries ,Lemfo.
At 3 o’clock indicate the power reserve