About this watch
A lovely, historically-rich, original Rolex Air King 5500/1002 series watch manufactured in 1983. One of the longest running watch series in the Rolex line, it has a distinct aeronautic pedigree in Rolex’s production of professional activity watches. With its automatic movement, 34mm steel case, silver baton dial. The Rolex 78350/557 bracelet will fit a 7.5” wrist.
A little history
The Rolex Air King model dates back to the 1940’s, and spans more then 70 years of production. Rolex founder, Hans Wilsdorf, chose to honour the Battle of Britain RAF pilots with a series of Air watches, of which only the Air King remains in production today.
Rolex Air King
The Photos Shown Are From The Actual Watch For Sale. The watch is working well.