Yesterday, we saw the launch of the Omega Speedmaster Apollo 11 50th Anniversry LE commemorating both the 1969 moon landing and the iconic watch strapped to the wrists of the astronauts who took that first step. For this installment of Watches, Stories, and Gear, we thought it’d be fun to dig into our archives and pull up some of our past Speedy content for you to enjoy.
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Up For Auction: The Story of Nikolai Budarin’s Flown Omega Speedmaster Professional X-33
Last month, we wrote about Nikolai Budarin’s flown X-33, which was hitting the auction block at the time. Sure, it didn’t go to the moon, but Budarin’s X-33 still has some killer provenance.