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Pilot Watches

The Role of Pilot Watches

Pilot watches are known to be intricate and extremely accurate. It is for this reason that many people, even if they are not a pilot themselves, choose to purchase and wear a pilot watch. This is because they are very stylish but also very functional. They have very interesting functions such as a chronograph function (stop watch) and the ability to see multiple time zones.

Choosing Pilot Watches

There are many types and brands of pilot watches. Which one you choose will depend on whether you are planning to wear the watch or whether you are collecting them.

Most likely, if you are planning to wear and use a pilot watch you will select yours based on what functions you would like to have and style and comfort. Below you will find a few terrific brands to consider.

  • Breitling
  • Omega
  • Casio
  • Citizens
  • Seiko
  • Rolex

If you are collector of aviator watches you might have a different set of criteria such as the rareness and cost. Finding vintage watches is a fun pastime for many and there are several ways to find them. Here are several great brands of vintage watches.

  • Longines
  • Breitling
  • Omega
  • Rolex
  • Accutron
  • Glycine

To help you in your search for your pilot watch, below is a list of some great retailers.