Omega Celebrates The Silver Snoopy Award’s 50th Anniversary With New Speedmaster Moonwatch Replica Watches
It is awfully tough to keep a secret if Speedmaster loyal have long-known well and good that 2020 are the 50th anniversary of the Omega Speedmaster ‘First Omega In Space’ Replica Speedmaster being awarded NASA’s prestigious”Snoopy Award” because of its decisive role in assisting the Apollo 13 crew prevent complete disaster in 1970. Following a year’s worth of speculation, the 50th Anniversary Silver Snoopy Award Speedmaster is here, and not only is that this brand new stainless steel benchmark not a limited variant, can it be a complete stunner with some really whimsical details — such as an revived caseback — which produce an extremely thoughtful link between the Speedmaster, NASA’s prestigious Silver Snoopy award, along with the world of this treasured Peanuts comedian itself.
Although there were two preceding”Snoopy” Speedmasters (published in 2003 and 2015, respectively), you can not make mention of those highly collectible references without providing a little background about the award, and also the way the cartoon puppy ended up on one of their most iconic chronographs ever made. The Silver Snoopy Award is just one of NASA’s SFA (Spaceflight Awareness) awards, which identify NASA employees and its contractors”for excellent achievements linked to individual flight safety or mission success” Following the Speedmaster demonstrated its muster in helping save the lives of the astronauts aboard the Apollo 13 mission, the Speedmaster has been introduced that the Snoopy award, and the remainder is history.