The Hamilton History is a 120 years long and eventful travel from Lancaster in the US to Biel the world capital of watchmaking in Switzerland. Today highlights from Hamilton pioneering role in the worlds of aviation, cinema, electric and digital technology shape the collection. The Hamilton watches have unique shapes, personality and design combining the American spirit with Swiss technologies.
Hamilton has an aviation heritage dating back to 1919. That was the year in which a Hamilton aeronautical watch accompanied the very first American airmail postal service between Washington and New York. This in-flight activity continued to strengthen and grow and by the 1930s Hamilton was the official watch of the commercial airlines, TWA, Eastern, United and Northwest.
The Timeless Classic series takes Hamilton back to its roots when Hamilton was chosen for its unrivaled reliability and style. Today, this series provides distinctive early American styling paired with the accuracy of modern Swiss movements.
Modern materials and color schemes translate the Pan Europ heritage into an eye-catching contemporary timepiece available in either striped textile or round cut-outs black leather showing a red colored underlining.