For more than 130 years, Breitling—a pioneer of the modern chronograph—has celebrated both timekeeping and aviation with an infectious passion. Now, with a change of ownership, the brand is on the cusp of a new era.
Through my seat I could feel the plane yawing slightly from side to side, like a car fighting for grip on an icy surface. The feeling was electric, the plane was alive, bristling with power and running with the herd.
During a private event at the Cambridge Club in downtown Toronto this first week of December, hockey and horology came together like never before.