In 1965, the perfect fake Omega Speedmater had passed all the tests of NASA, officially being chosen as the designated wristwatch to use in the space. Four years later, Speedmaster moon watch became the first wristwatch worn on the moon during the legend Apollo 11 project.
In 1969, Omega launched its first Speedmaster crafted by18 k gold. The burgundy bezel was rarely seen in watchmaking industry. The precious watch is created to praise the achievement that Omega made in exploring the moon.
In1969, the Speedmaster Mark II adopted the iconic racing dial, making its design more dynamic. The special tonneau steel case ensures better legibility.