Inventor of the modern chronograph, Léon Breitling, first founded his watch workshop in Swiss Jura in 1884. Breitling remains a family run business and one of the last remaining independent Swiss watch brands. The company is famous for its precision in timekeeping and accompanying the pursuits of technological advancement in the automobile and aviation industries. Breitling were famously entrusted with the production of chronographs and timers for the Royal Air Force during World War II. The Breitling Chronométrie in La Chaux-de-Fonds is dedicated to the production of mechanical chronograph movements. Discover our Breitling Watch Collection today to experience Swiss precision.