What kind of model is IWC's military pilot's watch Mark XV (Mark 15)?

What are IWC Pilot's Watches?

IWC Pilot's Watches are a series of pilot's watches manufactured and sold by IWC Schaffhausen. From the first "Pilot's Watch" released in 1936 to the present day, IWC Pilot's Watches have been loved around the world as practical and durable watches for pilots, military personnel, and others who work in harsh environments.

IWC pilot watches have three main features:

  • Highly visible design

IWC pilot's watches have large, wide hands and Arabic numerals for easy reading, and are coated with luminous material so that you can read the time in the dark.

  • High durability

IWC pilot watches are designed to be durable and used in the toughest environments. The case is made of stainless steel and is designed to be scratch and shock resistant. It is also waterproof, so you can use it without worrying about getting it wet.

  • Sleek design

IWC pilot watches are not only practical, but also have a sophisticated design. The simple and uncluttered design makes them easy to match with any occasion and a watch you can wear for a long time.

What is the IWC Mark XV (Mark 15)?

The IWC Mark XV (Mark 15) is one of the IWC Pilot Watch series. This model was released in 1998 and has gained popularity as a model that inherits the traditional design of IWC Pilot Watches while adding a modern essence.

The IWC Mark XV (Mark 15) has three main features:

  • Square case

The IWC Mark XV (Mark 15) has a square case. This follows the design of the first IWC Pilot's Watch, the Pilot's Watch, and creates a simple and classic atmosphere.

  • Index and hand shape

The indexes and hands of the IWC Mark XV (Mark 15) are square shaped to match the square case. This is a device to improve visibility.

  • Movement

The movement of the IWC Mark XV (Mark 15) is the IWC in-house manufactured "Cal.30110". This movement is a representative IWC movement that combines high precision and durability.

Variations of the IWC Mark XV (Mark 15)

The IWC Mark XV (Mark 15) comes in several variations.

  • Black Dial

This is the most basic model and features a black dial.

  • Blue Dial

In addition to the black dial, a blue dial is also available. The blue dial creates a more stylish atmosphere.

  • Spitfire 60th Anniversary Model

In 2002, a limited edition model was released to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Spitfire, a British fighter plane that was active in World War II. This model features a design inspired by the Spitfire aircraft.

The IWC Mark XV (Mark 15) is a popular model that inherits the traditional design of IWC pilot watches while adding a modern essence. The simple and classic design is easy to match with any scene, and it is a watch that you can use for a long time.