Omega 3597.21.00

3597.21.00 : Omega Speedmaster Professional Missions Skylab 1

Speedmaster Professional Missions Skylab 1

Brand: Omega
Family: Speedmaster
Reference: 3597.21.00 (aka: 35972100)
Name: Speedmaster Professional Missions Skylab 1
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: Skylab 1
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

Part of the Speedmaster Missions set, the Skylab 1 was made to commemorate the first mission of the space laboratory, a mission accomplished from May 25 to June 22, 1973 by Charles "Pete" Conrad, Joseph P. Kerwin, and Paul J. Weitz.

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.