Omega 3597.06.00

3597.06.00 : Omega Speedmaster Professional Missions Gemini VIII

Speedmaster Professional Missions Gemini VIII

Brand: Omega
Family: Speedmaster
Reference: 3597.06.00 (aka: 35970600)
Name: Speedmaster Professional Missions Gemini VIII
Produced: 1997/1 - 1998/7
Limited: Yes, 200 units

Case

Material: Stainless steel
Bezel: Tachymeter
Glass: Plexi
Back: Closed
Shape: Round
Diameter: 42.00 mm
Lug Width: 20.00 mm
W/R: 50.00 m

Dial

Nickname: Gemini VIII
Color: Black
Indexes: Stick / Dot
Hands: Stick

Movement

Type:Handwound
Brand:Omega
Caliber:1861
Base: Lemania 1873
Display:Analog
Diameter:27.00 mm
Jewels:18
Reserve:48 h
Frequency:21600 bph
Time:Small Seconds, Hours, Minutes
Chronograph:Chronograph

Description

The Omega Speedmaster Professional Missions Gemini VIII was part of the Missions Collection of 1997-1998. This watch is commemorating the mission accomplished on March 16, 1966 by Neil A. Armstrong and David R. Scott.

A total of 50 pieces of the Missions suitcase with all Missions models and a '57 replica were created.
An additional 150 watches were available for purchase separately.