2018 marks an important milestone for Hamilton: 100 years of aviation commitment, a prestigious history that has provided essential on-board equipment for pilots and co-pilots since the dawn of aviation itself. A century of service to the aeronautical community to be celebrated with a limited edition that embodies all the best of the brand.
Produced in just 1.918 specimens numbered, the KHAKI X-WIND AUTO CHRONO in limited edition it has a sturdy 45 mm steel case that encloses the H-21-Si, the first Hamilton chronograph movement with a silicon hairspring, a non-magnetic material and less sensitive to shocks, able to make the movement even more precise, characteristic, this is very important for pilots, who often find themselves in environments with high magnetic fields, such as airports.
Based on the original Khaki X-Wind Auto Chrono, this 2018 limited edition is packed with numerous technical features designed for pilots and includes and includes among others the revolutionary drift angle calculator of the original model.
Thanks to the new shape of the hands and the numbers with sand-colored Super-LumiNova® that glow fluorescent green in the dark, this watch offers even greater readability. The multi-level black dial allows you to shift your gaze between the three counters, the date window at 9 o'clock and the internal rotating bezels. The design of an X appearing between the buttons and crowns surrounding the case adds a further touch of multidimensionality.
Precision, innovation, a taste for adventure and accuracy have contributed to transforming Hamilton timepieces into the best travel companions for professional air pilots. Today the brand is delighted to celebrate its first XNUMX years of timekeeping the skies with a precision watch that embodies the past, present and future of its aviation heritage.