Seagull 1963 Schaltradkaliber / Seagull 1963 column wheel caliber; with english subtitles
This is the size comparison of the famous Seagull “1963” Flightchronographs these are the remakes of the original Seagull Flightchronographs of the chinese airforce in 1963 very special: the column wheel caliber which is identical with the Venus caliber 3017 a very nice, decorated caliber ! this small version has a diameter of 37mm with sapphire glass and the bigger version has 42mm with mineral glass both version come with crystal back etui and various straps included I trade with these watches since 3 years now and I am very happy about the quality of these !
As found on Youtube
The Flight of the Seagull: Valentina Tereshkova, CosmonautJune 13, 2018 - Hackaday
After watching Bykovsky rocket away on June 15, 1963, Valentina climbed into Vostok 6, checked in with the callsign Chaika, Russian for “Seagull,” and joined Bykovsky in orbit. She reported significant nausea during her mission, but she spent almost...
Seagull 1963 Hand Wind Mechanical Chronograph with Sapphire Crystal #6345G-2901 This special edition watch is an official remake of the 1963 Chinese Airforce chronograph, a unique and classic masterpiece now coveted by collectors nearly as much as the original.
The Seagull 1963 site now lists these as unavailable. Currently, through the 1963 website, the available model is a 21 jewel, sapphire crystal model that will run $389 or more with the multitude of strap options.
In 1963 the factory finished and delivered 1400 aviatic watches to the Chinese Air Force. This is an official remake of the watch as it was created in 1963; a unique and limited classical masterpiece.