Throughout the 1950s and 1960s Airain was one of the selected suppliers of the Type 20 model for the French Army. The all new Airain Type 20 Re-Edition faithfully matches in every detail the design and specifications of the original 1950’s Type 20 and is now available for pre-order at a special price for a limited time only.
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The Legendary Type 20
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Other characteristics of the original Type 20 chronographs were: a 38mm diameter and 14mm thick case, a black dial with luminescent indexes and hands, a mechanical movement with a power reserve of over 35 hours, a relative precision of + or – 8 seconds per day and finally, the capacity to withstand the running, stopping and resetting of the chronograph more than 300 times without causing any problems to the movement.
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1960’s Airain Type 20 sold in Antiquorum’s Auction ‘Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces’ – November 2020
November 2020 Lot number 166 in Antiquorum's auction 'Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces' (Geneva, Nov. 8, 2020) was a beautiful example of a vintage Airain Type 20 Flyback Chronograph. The watch was sold for the hammer price of CHF 3,000. More information can...
November 2020 It is with great pleasure that I present our newest watch to you. Today we release two Type 20 Re-Editions as well as a celebratory Limited Edition that will be available for pre-order for a limited time only. For the purists, there will be a variety...
July 2020 As a valued supporter of Lebois & Co I want to inform you on an interesting development in our company. I would like to introduce Montres Airain. Or rather, reintroduce. Because, just like Lebois & Co, Airain is a watch brand that used to exist and...