Sergei Krikalev is a Russian cosmonaut, the world record-holder for total time spent in space (803 days over six starts), twice Hero of Russia, joined the team Watch Factory Raketa, to develop a watch for astronauts.
The history of the brand "Raketa" since 1961, is indissolubly connected with the cosmos. Flight of Yuri Gagarin was the greatest step in the history of mankind. Since then there have been many discoveries, but the Russian cosmonautics still remains ahead. Russian cosmonaut Sergei Krikalev is the most famous astronaut of our time, he is respected and known throughout the world. Sergei had never before agreed to cooperate with brands. Because he believes that his success is a credit to the hundreds of people who worked on every flight into space.
Watch Factory "Rocket" exception, as it needs support. On friendly terms Sergei Krikalev decided to support the Russian historical plant and participate in the development of the best watches for the Russian cosmonauts. Dial a 24-hour, self-winding c independent hand winding, solar compass, titanium bezel , that is essential for a successful flight into space. Watch Rocket "Baikonur" give a new start space of the watch "Rocket". The new watch is available not only to the real astronauts, but to all those who dreamed to be.
The Petrodvorets watch Plant — the oldest enterprise in Russia, founded by Peter I in 1721. After the great Patriotic war, the company produces watches under the brand "Victory". Since 1961, the factory produces watches "Rocket", named after the first space flight of Yuri Gagarin.
This is one of the world's rare factories producing their own watch movements from A to z, including spiral and balance.
Brand store "Rocket" in Moscow
Ul. Tver, d. 4 - no weekends - from 10:00 to 22:00
Phone: +7 (929) 592 85 32
Brand store "Rocket" in Saint-Petersburg
Embankment of the Moika river, d. 73, TC "Au Pont Rouge" ("red bridge") - seven days a week from 10:00 to 22:00
Phone: 8 (912) 596 18 23