Petrodvorets Watch Factory recently has produced watches for the Russian special forces called «Vympel».
These forces appeared in August 19, 1981 and were headed by the USSR Council of Ministers and the Soviet Politburo.
The soldiers of «Vympel» carried out special operations outside the USSR (in Afghanistan) and also were fighting the terrorism and rescued the hostages.
«Raketa» is very proud of our brave soldiers and thank them for all their activity!
«Raketa» fulfilled an order to the 40th anniversary of the «Alpha» , it’s special force, engaged in the military operations like prevention terrorist acts and freeing the hostages.
Soldiers of «Alpha» participate in special operations in «hot spots», including Chechya, Dagestan, Ingushetia.
Petrodvorets Watch Factory congratulates these brave men and thanks them for protecting us from criminals, terrorists and NATO!
“Raketa” supports Russian military industry!
Legendary MiG planes won’t fly without details made by Petrodvorets Watch Factory. Military industry depends on the production of micro-mechanisms such as hairspring-escapement.
“Raketa” did governament orders for electrical factories, aerospace equipment corporations, submarines and planes. Petrodvorets Watch Factory supplies fighters (MiG-35), helicopters (Ka-52), ships with hairspring-escapement and also exports it to Switzerland.
Today “Raketa” supplies with spiral both foreign and domestic customers, works for military and government orders targeted at country’s development.
“Raketa” launched special collection for Alumni Association of Moscow State Institute of International Relations. Model dedicated to 70th Anniversary of the University represents traditional elements of modern “Raketa”. Memorable engraving at the caseback will always remind graduates about their student life.
«Raketa» created rare special edition timepieces for The Progress State Research and Production Space Centre (Ts SKB — Progress). Based on the classic «Pilot» 12-hour model each each watch has its own engraving at the back side. Soviet made «Raketa» had already been to space, we wish the same for the Russian made watch.
«Raketa» made a special watch series for the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation. Legendary «Eternal Calendar» quarantees no worries about time until 2032. The names of the future owners are engraved at the back side of each timepiece.
«Raketa» has recently launched the watches series specially made for the Constitutional Court of Russia Federation. Based on the design of Yalta, Balerina and Petrodvorets Classic models, timepieces have their own special dial and engraving. Each watch is wrapped in the gift box with owners name on it.