MISSION BRIEF: WHEN PRECISION COUNTS
In the 1950s, Airain’s legendary Type 20 served as a trusted companion for the ALAT Aviation Service, the French Army’s airborne division. Its elegance lies in its non-compromising, straightforward looks, as well as its lethal precision.
Presented here is a unique, green edition of the revived Type 20, as a celebration of Airain’s military history.
Revive classic watch brand, make relevant for 21st century.
Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG)
Airain Type 20 ‘Vert Militaire’
Dark Army Green
Closely matches the original 1950s Type 20. Features a hand wound column wheel chronograph with flyback function and countdown bezel. Protected by a domed Hesalite crystal. Its dial has the original lumed Arabic numerals, a small seconds sub-dial at 9 o’clock, and a 30 minute recorder at 3 o’clock.
The hand-applied beige Super-LumiNova color has been carefully chosen to recall the original luminescent material of the original Type 20.
- Powered by caliber AM1 made by La Joux-Perret S.A. (La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland)
- Manual wind column wheel chronograph with flyback complication and 60 hours power reserve
- Case size: 39,5 mm
- Case description: stainless steel, slightly bigger than the original to match modern standards
Airain is a brand of CDMLEC.