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6 November 2007

Speedmaster 50th Anniversary in Beverly Hills


Omega announces local school visit by astronauts Charlie Duke and Tom Stafford, and cocktail party at Omega Boutique in Beverly Hills to celebrate 50TH Anniversary of Speedmaster.

Wednesday November 7, 2007. OMEGA presents the 50th Anniversary of the Speedmaster watch featuring “Conversations with a Moonwalker”. The “Conversations with a Moonwalker program will be presented at Hawthorne Elementary School in Beverly Hills to engage the students and encourage them to follow their dreams and share an insider’s view of the space program.  Duke is one of 12 men in history to have walked on the surface of the moon and is making a rare public appearance at this event.

 Following the school visit, OMEGA will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Speedmaster (a.k.a the Moonwatch) at its Beverly Hills boutique by hosting a VIP cocktail reception for astronauts Tom Stafford and Charlie Duke. Duke and Stafford will be available for one-on-one interviews at the cocktail party.