Following the Asian Tour (2013), the largest professional civilian aerobatics team flying on jets is making its first appearance on the American continent for a grand tour that will take it all over the United States as well as Canada. An opportunity to fly high the Breitling colors.
The American Tour 2015 took off on Tuesday April 21st at the Sun Ďn Fun Airshow in Lakeland, Florida. During their American odyssey, the aerobatic teamís seven L-39C Albatrosses will present their breathtaking show at a number of events, notably including the famous air races in Reno (Nevada), of which Breitling is the main sponsor. Over the coming months, the Breitling Jet Team will also fly over a number of the most legendary places in the United States, such as Cape Canaveral and Miami in Florida, the Statue of Liberty in New York, the Mount Rushmore memorial and Monument Valley. To celebrate the event, Breitling has created an exclusive version of its famous pilotís Chronomat chronograph. Issued in a 500-piece limited series, this Chronomat 44 Breitling Jet Team American Tour Limited Edition makes a striking impression with its black steel case, caseback engraved with the official logo of the American Tour, black dial with the team logo and rotating dial with yellow rubber-inlaid numerals, reprising one of the teamís colors. This is an authentic instrument for professionals, brimming with a blend of performance, daring and precision Ė just like the Breitling Jet Team itself.