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Visit to OMEGA Museum: Part D Space and Flight

  1. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 19, 2013

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    At the end of Olympic and Sports wall we will meet Space and Flight wall.......mostly consist of Omega involvement in Space program which unrivaled among watch manufacturer until now.
    A35D Museum Map Space and Flight.jpg
     
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  2. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 19, 2013

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    Going to the moon diorama with Astronout speedmaster watches

    Going to the moon diorama
    D0 Going to moon wall diorama.jpg

    The Astronout model wearing Speedmaster
    D0B Going to moon wall diorama astronaut suit.jpg

    The speedmaster in moonwalk
    D0C Going to moon wall diorama astronaut suit watch in wrist.jpg

    NASA test acceptance on Speedmaster Pro
    D0D Going to moon wall diorama omega acceptance plaque.jpg

    Case no 51 Don Eisele Speedmaster in Apollo VII
    D1 Case 51 Astronout Don Eiselle.jpg F

    The watch: a 105.012 Speedmaster Pro
    D2 Case 51 Astronout Don Eiselle watch.jpg

    Info plaque
    D3 Case 51 Astronout Don Eiselle info plaque.jpg
     
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  3. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 19, 2013

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    Case no 52 Thomas Stafford watch
    D4 Case 52 Astronout Thomas Stafford.jpg


    The watch: a 105.003 Speedmaster worn on Gemini 9 and Apollo X
    D5 Case 52 Astronout Thomas Stafford watch and info plaque.jpg

    D6 Case 52 Astronout Thomas Stafford watch only.jpg

    Apollo X logo plaque
    D6B Case 52 Astronout Thomas Stafford Apollo X logo plaque and tie pin.jpg

    Gemini 9 memento
    D6C Case 52 Astronout Thomas Stafford Gemini IX rock sample plaque.jpg
    Stafford's pen
    D6D Case 52 Astronout Thomas Stafford pen.jpg
     
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  4. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 19, 2013

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    Case 53 Richard Gordon watch

    D7 Case 53 Astronout Richard Gordon.jpg

    The watch in the glove: a 105.012 Speedmaster Pro
    D8 Case 53 Astronout Richard gordon watch and info plaque.jpg


    Apollo XII logo plaque
    D10 Case 53 Astronout Richard gordon Apollo XII logo memorial.jpg

    The watch
     
    D9 Case 53 Astronout Richard gordon watch only.jpg
  5. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 19, 2013

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    Case 54 Eugene Cernan watch
    D11 Case 54 Astronout Eugene Cernan.jpg

    Apollo X memento
    D13 Case 54 Astronout Eugene Cernan memento.jpg


    Apollo XVII logo plaque....... the last Apollo to the moon
    D14 Case 54 Astronout Eugene Cernan Apollo XVII logo plaque.jpg

    D15 Case 54 Astronout Eugene Cernan info plaque.jpg

    The watch a Speedmaster ST 105.003
    D16 Case 54 Astronout Eugene watch.jpg

    D17 Case 54 Astronout Eugene watch2.jpg

    Mission control computer. The only one in Europe. D18 Mission control computer.jpg
     
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  6. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 19, 2013

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    After the moon and other space program

    Case 55 After moon landing and commemorative watches

    D20 case 55 After Moon landing and comemorative watches.jpg

    Famous Nixon gold moonwatch
    D21 case 55 AMLCW the famous Richard Nixon no 001 gold speedy pro.jpg



    First generation Gold Speedmaster Pro moonwatch
    D22 case 55 AMLCW first gen moonwatch YG Speedy pro.jpg


    Speedy Pro LE Apollo XIII
    D23 case 55 AMLCW LE moonwatch SS Speedy pro LE Apollo XIII black dial.jpg

    Speedmaster Pro LE Apollo XIII white dial
    D23A case 55 AMLCW LE moonwatch SS Speedy pro LE Apollo XIII white dial.jpg


    Speedmaster Pro LE Snoopy watch
    D23B case 55 AMLCW LE moonwatch SS Speedy pro Snoopy.jpg

    Snoopy award
    D23C case 55 AMLCW Snoopy Award.jpg

    Moon and meteorite brooch
    D24 case 55 AMLCW Moon and meteorite brooch.jpg
     
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  7. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 19, 2013

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    Other space program

    Case 56 Apollo Soyuz watches
    D25 case 56 Soyuz watches.jpg


    Apollo Soyuz memorabilia
    D26 case 56 Apollo Soyuz memoribilia.jpg


    Speedy Pro LE Apollo Soyuz Gold
    D27 case 56 Apollo Soyuz Speedy pro Yellow Gold LE.jpg


    Speedmaster Pro LE Apollo Soyuz SS
    D28 case 56 Apollo Soyuz Speedy pro LE.jpg

    MIR watches case back
    D29 case 56 Apollo Soyuz Speedy pro case backs.jpg


    Case 57 Cosmonaut Speedmaster
    D30 case 57 MIR Cosmonaut watches.jpg

    Talgat Musabayev Speedy Pro
    D31 case 57 MIR Cosmonaut Talgat Speedy pro watch.jpg


    D32 case 57 MIR Cosmonaut Talgat Speedy pro watch 2.jpg

    Alesksei Yeliseyev Speedmaster
    D33 case 57 Apollo soyuz Cosmonaut Yeliseyev Speedy pro watch.jpg


    Talgat Speedy 125
    D34 case 57 MIR Cosmonaut Talgat Speedy 125 watch.jpg


    Talgat X-33
    D35 case 57 MIR Cosmonaut Talgat Speedy X33 watches.jpg

    Talgat Cosmonaut suit
    D36 case 57 MIR Cosmonaut Talgat space suit.jpg
     
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  8. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 19, 2013

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    Space and Flight now continue..............
     
  9. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 20, 2013

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    Speedmaster Series

    Case no 58 Speedmaster origin
    D40 Case 58 Speedmaster origin.jpg

    The origin: Speedmaster CK 2915-1 with silver bezel ring and broad arrow hands.
    D41 Case 58 Speedmaster origin CK 2915.jpg

    D42 Case 58 Speedmaster origin CK 2915 part 2.jpg

    Later broad arrow model: 2998-1?
    D43 Case 58 Speedmaster origin Speedy 2998 ver 1.jpg

    Very unique lollvpop second hand on Speedmaster 2998-2, with replacement bezel
    D44 Case 58 Speedmaster origin Speedy 2998 ver 2.jpg

    Speedmaster 105.003, unfortunately with replacement bezel.
    D45 Case 58 Speedmaster origin Speedy 105 003.jpg

    145.002? model with Base Pulsations model for medical
    D46 Case 58 Speedmaster origin Speedy 145 002.jpg

    Transitional model 145.012 with cal 861
    D47 Case 58 Speedmaster origin Speedy 145 012 022 transition.jpg

    The famous cal 321
    D48 Case 58 Speedmaster origin Famous 321 movement.jpg

    The ubiquitous Speedy workhorse Cal 861
    D49 Case 58 Speedmaster origin Ubiqutuous 861 movement.jpg
     
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  10. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 20, 2013

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    Later Speedmaster development

    Case 59 Later Speedmaster
    D50 Case 59 Later Speedmaster.jpg


    Speedmaster 4.5
    D51 Case 59 Later Speedmaster Mark IV 5.jpg


    Speedmaster 125
    D52 Case 59 Later Speedmaster Mark 125.jpg

    Speedmaster Speedsonic Lobster
    D52 Case 59 Later Speedmaster Speedsonic Lobster.jpg


    Speedmaster Mark 2 with button pusher tools
    D53 Case 59 Later Speedmaster Mark 2.jpg

    Speedmaster Mark 2 Racing dial
    D54 Case 59 Later Speedmaster Mark 2 Racing.jpg

    Speedmaster Mark 3
    D55 Case 59 Later Speedmaster Mark 3.jpg \

    Speedmaster Mark 4
    D56 Case 59 Later Speedmaster Mark 4.jpg

    Speedmaster Mark 5 with day date
    D57 Case 59 Later Speedmaster Mark 5.jpg

    Speedmaster Mark 5 non date (Cal 861?)
    D58 Case 59 Later Speedmaster Mark 5 non date.jpg
     
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  11. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 20, 2013

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    Luxury Speedmaster

    Case 60 Luxury Speedmaster Series
    D60 Luxury Speedmaster.jpg

    Gorgeous Speedmaster skeleton white gold Armin Storm series
    D60 Luxury Speedmaster WG skeleton Armin Storm.jpg
    It's really beautiful tool isn't it?
    D62 Luxury Speedmaster WG skeleton Armin Storm2.jpg

    White gold Speedmaster Pro
    D63 Luxury Speedmaster Pro WG.jpg

    White gold Speedmaster Pro Moonphase white dial blue hands
    D64 Luxury Speedmaster Pro WG Moonphase.jpg

    Yellow gold Speedmaster Perpetual Automatic
    D65 Luxury Speedmaster Auto YG Moonphase Perpetual.jpg

    White gold Speedmaster Pro Moonphase black dial
    D66 Luxury Speedmaster Pro Moonphase.jpg

    Speedmaster Pro skeleton Yellow Gold Armin Storm
    D67 Luxury Speedmaster YG skeleton Armin Storm.jpg
     
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  12. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 20, 2013

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    Alaska Project Watches

    Case 104 Alaska project watches. Another successful Omega-NASA collaboration was the research and launching of Alaska edition. Watches that were prepared to withstand extreme temperature and climate condition of north pole.
    D68A case 104 Alaska Project watches.jpg

    First Alaska project watch
    D68B case 104 Alaska Project watches no 1.jpg

    Next generation Alaska project watch
    D68C case 104 Alaska Project watches no 2.jpg

    Later model
    D68D case 104 Alaska Project watches no 3.jpg

    and this one.....
    D68E case 104 Alaska Project watches no 4.jpg
     
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  13. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 20, 2013

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    Submission to NASA

    After successful early model of Speedmaster moonwatch, Omega submitted several newer model to NASA for testing and possible functionality enhancement. NASA politely declined all of those newer watch submission and stick with original based Speedmaster Professional.

    Case 105 Later submission to NASA (which all declined)
    D69A0 case 105 NASA submission watches.jpg


    'Different and enhanced' Speedmaster Pro. Take a look at the dial.......
    D69A1 case 105 NASA submission watches 1.jpg

    Speedmaster Mark 4.5 Automatic
    D69A2 case 105 NASA submission watches 2.jpg

    Speedmaster Speedsonic with hummer f300 fork tuning movement
    D69A3 case 105 NASA submission watches 3.jpg

    Speedmaster x33
    D69A4 case 105 NASA submission watches 4.jpg


    Speedmaster X33 2nd gen
    D69B case 105 NASA submission watches 5.jpg


    X33 case back
    D69C case 105 NASA submission watches 6.jpg

    Speedmaster Quartz chrono digital
    D69D case 105 NASA submission watches 7.jpg

    Space shuttle model
    D69E case 105 NASA submission space shuttle model.jpg
     
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  14. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 20, 2013

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    Early Flight & Pilot Watches

    While Moon and Space program are probably the culmination of Omega contribution (...and most leveraged for their marketing machine only matched with James bond franchise) to the horology world, Omega also made significant contribution to lesser glamorous flight world.

    Here is the flight blocks location
    D70 Flight watches block.jpg

    Early flights Advertisment plaque
    D71 Flight watches Ad plaque.jpg

    Colonel Roscoe Turner Choice
    D72 Flight watches Ad plaque  Colonel Roscoe Turner choice.jpg


    Amelia Erhardt flight
    D73 Flight watches Ad plaque  Amelia Erhardt.jpg

    Case 102 The early flight watches
    D75 Case 102 Early Flight and pilot watches.jpg


    Big Pilot watch
    D76 Case 102 Early Flight and pilot watches Pilot 1.jpg

    Pilot watch
    D77 Case 102 Early Flight and pilot watches Pilot 2.jpg

    Chronograph Pilot watch.... see the 3 minutes mark in subdial
    D78 Case 102 Early Flight and pilot watches Pilot chronograph.jpg

    Chronograph Pilot watch with handsome blued steel hands
    D79 Case 102 Early Flight and pilot watches Pilot chronograph 2 blued hand.jpg

    World time pocket watch
    D80 Case 102 Early Flight and pilot watches World time pocket watch.jpg

    Pilot pocket watch
     
    D74 Flight watches Ad plaque  Concorde.jpg D81 Case 102 Early Flight and pilot watches flight pocket watch.jpg
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  15. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 20, 2013

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    Later flight & pilot watches

    Case no 103 Later Flight instrument and Pilot watches. The flight instruments at left are from Concorde plane.
    D82 Case 103 Later Flight and pilot watches.jpg

    D74 Flight watches Ad plaque  Concorde.jpg

    Flightmaster Cal 911 solid gold watch. Probably the heaviest Omega solid gold watch.
    D83 Case 103 Later Flight and pilot watches Gold Flightmaster 911.jpg


    Flightmaster Cal 910 orange hands
    D84 Case 103 Later Flight and pilot watches Flightmaster 910.jpg


    Flightmaster 910 Yellow hand for cockpit light
    D85 Case 103 Later Flight and pilot watches Flightmaster 910 yellow hand.jpg


    Flightmaster 911 yellow hand for infa red cockpit lighting
    D86 Case 103 Later Flight and pilot watches Flightmaster 911 yellow hand.jpg

    Flightmaster cal 911 with normal orange hands
    D87 Case 103 Later Flight and pilot watches Flightmaster 911 orange hand.jpg
     
  16. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Jul 20, 2013

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    The End of Flight and Space part. Thank you for reading this part. I hope you enjoy them.
     
  17. Nicked

    Nicked Likes the second class watches of the Proles Feb 27, 2014

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    Fantastic photoreport, thanks!
     
  18. Privateday7

    Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Feb 27, 2014

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    You are very welcome. I am glad people still enjoy almost a year old thread.
     
  19. jeff wilson

    jeff wilson Feb 28, 2014

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    Fantastic thanks for posting.
     
  20. om9c

    om9c Mar 2, 2014

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    Superb! Very well done.