Breitling Facebook competition: seventh heaven for the winner!
In order to share its passion for aviation, Breitling recently launched a grand photo competition on Facebook. The lucky winner has been designated and will have the opportunity to take his pilot’s license entirely paid for by the brand.
A partner of the finest hours in the conquest of the skies, Breitling launched a fabulous Facebook competition intended for aviation enthusiasts and fans of the brand with the winged B. The aim of the game was to send a photo that best captures the spirit of aviation.
The first-prize winner is Jeremy P. Hampton, from Overland Park (USA), for his photo «Future of flight meets the history of flight» that was chosen from the 5,000 pictures selected for the competition. He will thus receive a full all-expenses paid training course leading up to the pilot’s license, thereby joining in the skies other privileged users of Breitling chronographs and wrist instruments.
The winner of the second prize, Tyler Rogoway, from Portland (USA) wins a breathtaking flight with the Breitling Jet Team, the largest civilian professional flight team performing on jets. Guaranteed thrills and sensations!
The winners were chosen by Breitling fans on Facebook, as well as by a top-level panel of judges including actor and pilot John Travolta, famous air-to-air photographer Katsuhiko Tokunaga, aviation pioneer Yves «Jetman» Rossy, Breitling Jet Team aerobatics team leader Jacques Bothelin, hot-air balloonist Brian Jones – co-pilot of the world’s first nonstop round-the-world balloon flight aboard Breitling Orbiter 3 in 1999 – as well as Tony Velocci, editor-in-chief of the prestigious U.S. magazine Aviation Week.