Tag Archives: Pilot

Solar Impulse 2


Bertrand Piccard is a dreamer. The Swiss psychiatrist, inspired by a family lineage of explorers and innovators, holds the record for the first non-stop balloon flight across the globe, with partner Brian Jones. Now, along with his partner André Borschberg, he also holds the distinction of completing the first ever Trans-Atlantic solar powered flight with the innovative experimental aircraft, Solar Impulse 2

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Skunk Works: Magic


Something magical happens when a group of people unite in the pursuit of a common purpose and challenge what’s thought to be impossible. At the Skunk Works, magic happens every day in the form of technological innovation and thoughtful solutions driven by our customers’ mission

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BR 03 RAFALE


By adopting the distinctive design features of this iconic fighter aircraft, the BR 03-94 Rafale asserts a strong identity from the very first glance. The stealthy matte black ceramic case is a reference to the anti-reflective tints of instrument panels in aeroplane cockpits. Rafale’s characteristic colour adorns the dial: a monochrome camouflage grey. The typography of the numerals subtly recalls that of the registration numbers that feature on the plane’s fuselage. The hands used for the chronograph functions are distinguished by orange tips (in aviation, this is the colour of essential features and test flights), which offer excellent legibility.

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