French Air Force aerobatic team has teamed up with Bell & Ross to launch a special edition watch to celebrate its 70th Anniversary. The BR 03-92 Patrouille de France 70th Anniversary pays tribute to the unit with a blue dial that references to the Alpha Jet of the Patrouille de France. The watch face features the team badge along with the 70th-anniversary logo, it also has a circular line on its edge that represents the color of French flag. Available in limited edition of 999pcs, the watch is a true professional instrument that combines technical know-how and contemporary design. Inspired by pilots and designed with pilots, the watch is the result of collaboration between the Patrouille de France and Bell & Ross.
As an elite unit of French air and space force founded in 1953, the Patrouille de France has built its reputation on the excellence of its pilots. Those pilots are chosen among best fighter pilots, capable to fly the jet at all latitudes. The back of the watch pays tribute to the history with the silhouettes of the 5 aircraft which have flown since the creation of the Patrouille de France in 1953. Water resistance up to 100 meters, this 42mm wide watch from Bell & Ross comes with blue calfskin and ultra resilient black synthetic canvas fabric.