AVI-8’s new timepiece pays homage to the historic Dambusters Raid and commemorates the 80th anniversary of Operation Chastise, a seminal feat of daring featuring the Avro Lancaster Bomber and some of WW2’s bravest airmen.  

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Resilience & Style

A timepiece that pays homage to the historic Dambusters Raid with precision and style. This watch boasts a Japan dual time chronograph movement encased in sturdy stainless steel, offering reliability and accuracy for your everyday adventures. With a round case shape measuring 43mm in diameter and 14.8mm in thickness, it exudes a bold presence on the wrist. Backed by a 2-year warranty, this limited-edition timepiece captures the essence of courage and resilience displayed by the legendary 617 Squadron.

5% of Net Sales 

AVI-8 proudly partners with the esteemed 617 Squadron Association, donating 5% of net sales from this launch to support their valuable work. The new timepiece perfectly commemorates the Dambusters with intricate details replicating Lancaster pilot's instruments and the Squadron's crest-inspired second hand. Engraved on the case back is the 80th-anniversary logo, honouring the legacy of the 617 Squadron.

More About The Dambusters Raid

Find out more about the people and stories behind this historical mission on our blog, The Aviation Journal.