The Swiss company Breitling is famous for timeless luxury watches and has for decades stood for finest watchmaker's art full of innovation and precision. With the foundation in the year 1884 by Léon Breitling in the Swiss Saint-Imier in the Bernese Jura the company began to shape the world of watchmaking enormously. Special attention was paid to the development of the chronograph. So Breitling developed the first autonomous chronograph pusher in the year 1923 and then launched the second autonomous chronograph pusher with a zero resetting function in 1934. These days, this mechanism belongs to the international standards. In addition to further numerous innovative ideas and developments there was a special highlight in 2002: As first manufacturer Breitling presented a mechanic diving watch with a sensational function. The remarkable chronograph was waterproof up to 3.000 meters.