With the Pilot’s Watch UTC Spitfire Edition “MJ271” (Ref. IW327101), IWC has integrated the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) function into an IWC-manufactured calibre for the first time and this model is limited to 271 watches. This timepiece features bronze case, olive green dial, gold-plated hands and brown calf leather strap.
Used in aviation for all communication and navigation purposes, the UTC function makes it easy to set a second time zone. When turning the crown when in its central position, the hour hand moves forward or backward in hourly increments. If the dial crosses the International Date Line, the date display changes automatically.
The time in the wearer’s home country can be read via the curved UTC display in the top half of the dial. The 82710 IWC-manufactured calibre has a Pellaton winding with ceramic components and boasts a power reserve of 60 hours.
Model: IWC Pilot’s Watch UTC Spitfire Edition “MJ271” (Ref. IW327101)
Central hacking seconds
Second time zone
IWC-manufactured calibre 82710
Pellaton automatic winding
Frequency: 28,800 vph / 4 Hz
Power reserve: 60 h
Case, dial and strap
Bronze case, titanium case back
Diameter: 41 mm
Height: 14.2 mm
Soft-iron inner case for protection against magnetic fields
Glass: secured against displacement by drops in air pressure
Special back engraving
Crystal: Sapphire, arched edge, anti-reflective coating on both sides
Water-resistance: 6 bar
Olive green dial, gold-plated hands
Brown calf leather strap
Limited to 271 watches