A pilot or explorer stranded in harsh conditions will appreciate the Breitling Emergency II — the successor to the original Breitling Emergency watch, introduced in 1995 — which is the first watch equipped with a dual-frequency locator beacon.
After Years Of FCC Red Tape, The Potentially Life-Saving Breitling Emergency II Watch Arrives In US
After Years Of FCC Red Tape, The Potentially Life-Saving Breitling Emergency II Watch Arrives In US - see Ariel's piece on it over at Forbes "On July 1st, 2015, Breitling was finally given approval to sell one of their most innovative products here in the United States after several years of effort with various official agencies..." then see our hands-on & read more about it here: http://www.ablogtowatch.com/breitling-emergency-ii-hands-on-truly-global-rescue-beacon-in-a-watch/
The @breitling Emergency (1995) was developed in collaboration with professional pilots to save lives. It came equipped with a micro-transmitter set to the international air distress frequency of 121.5 MHz. Once activated, the transmitter would repeatedly emit a 0.75-second impulse every 2.25 seconds. More @ http://www.watchtime.com/featured/5-milestone-breitling-watches-from-1915-to-today/ #breitling #watchtime #pilotswatch