Rocket Watch: How the Omega Speedmaster Became the Omega Moonwatch

When the tag heuer replica Omega Speedmaster watch was introduced in 1957, no one imagined that it would later accompany a parade of space pioneers to the moon. The astronauts aboard Mercury spacecraft wore their own personal wristwatches. Some of these were Omega Speedmasters. America’s first manned space missions began with Project Mercury, established on Oct. […]