Omega Speed Master Skywalker X-33 Solar Impulse
The Omega Speedmaster Skywalker X-33 Solar Impulse Limited Edition commemorates the strong and unique relationship between the brands pioneering spirit and the innovative Solar Impulse project. The Solar Impulse Project entails a circle across the globe in an airplane that is powered only by solar energy. Not only will it be the first plane to circle the globe in an airplane that is powered only by solar energy, but it will also make a statement about viable alternatives to non-renewable fossil fuels.
The lightweight grade 2 titanium 45mm case has a ceramic bezel with a chromium nitride scale whose minute track scale is coated in white Super-LumiNova, as are the skeletonized black and white hour and minute hands. The central seconds hand is highly distinguished by its green and black color combination. This color combination is also found on its dials, with its white transferred indexes and hour markers coated with white Super-LumniNova has a central opening that allows the wearer to read the liquid crystal display digital elements.
The quartz powered chronograph movement (Omega calibre 5619) has a grade 2 titanium outer caseback is stamped with the Solar Impulse “Around the World” patch and engraved with the words “Tested and qualified by ESA”.