Omega 3597.07.00

3597.07.00 : Omega Speedmaster Professional Missions Gemini IX

Speedmaster Professional Missions Gemini IX

Brand: Omega
Family: Speedmaster
Reference: 3597.07.00 (aka: 35970700)
Name: Speedmaster Professional Missions Gemini IX
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 IX
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 Speedmaster Professional Missions Gemini IX was created in 1997 as part of the 1997-1998 Speedmaster Mission series. This model bears the Gemini IX patch, commemorating the mission accomplished from June 3 to June 6, 1966 by Thomas P. Stafford and Eugene A. Cernan.

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.