Zenith Pilot Type 20 Blueprint 03.2435.679/51.I012October 30, 2020
A tribute to the aviation pioneers of the 19th and 20th centuries, the Pilot Type 20 Blueprint reimagines the iconic Type 20 Pilot with a two-part blueprint dial that shows the unseen production plans that go into making the most central element of a watch.
New 45-MM Brushed steel case
Case-back engraved with Zenith flying instruments logo
Inspired by the legendary Zenith aviation watches
A limited edition of 250 pieces, the Zenith Pilot Type 20 Blueprint shows the production plans that go into making the dial, something that is usually never shared. Housed in the historically-inspired steel case, the two-part blueprint dial highlights the precise calculations and design considerations in a captivating and visually impactful way.
The quintessential automatic movement, the Elite in-house manufactured and developed calibre has been a part of Zenith’s offerings for over 25 years. Ultra-thin in its proportions and irreproachable in its performance, the Elite provides a power reserve of 50 hours with its automatic winding mechanism, and can host a number of complications. Its architecture can be expressed in traditional watchmaking codes or a more futuristic execution.