Available for purchase now! Presenting the AVI-8 Dambuster 80th Anniversary timepiece, commemorating the courage of the Dambusters Raid and the sacrifice of Armed Forces personnel during WWII.
With each sale, we pledge a donation of £17 to the Royal British Legion. Join us now as we pay homage to history, bravery, and sacrifice.
Limited Edition of 1,775 Pieces.
Drawing inspiration from the cockpit instrumentation and colors of the legendary Avro Lancaster Bomber, the dial of the Dambuster Limited Edition becomes a captivating study of both the men and the machine that played pivotal roles in this significant wartime event. Beyond its symbolic representation, this watch is a precise and functional field timepiece, empowered by the capable and precise hybrid mechanics of the meca-quartz movement.
At AVI-8, we are deeply honoured to stand alongside the Royal British Legion in our shared commitment to honour the service and sacrifice of the Armed Forces. With immense pride, we've contributed over £55,000 through the sales of our bespoke timepieces since 2021, assisting in providing vital services and support to veterans, serving personnel, and their families. Our contribution from this launch aims to further bolster RBL’s efforts in being an unwavering pillar of support for the Armed Forces community today.
This year marks the 80th anniversary of a momentous event in history – the Dambuster Raid. On May 16-17, 1943, the 617 Squadron of the Royal Air Force embarked on a daring mission that showcased unparalleled bravery and technical brilliance. Join us as we pay homage to bravery and sacrifice through our meticulously crafted creation.
£17 from the sale price of this AVI-8 timepiece will be paid to Royal British Legion Trading Limited (Company No. 4783730 registered in England and Wales) which gives its taxable profits to The Royal British Legion (Charity No. 219279) and Poppyscotland (Scottish Charity No. SC014096), according to where sales are made.