About this watch

Apologies in advance ,I believe my photographer is very good however no images can show just how nice this rare Blue linen dial is !

This vintage Rolex Air king from 1979 is possibly what Rolex do best a stainless steel tool watch that is equally at home in the office .Completely versatile and the 34 mm case is perfect as a unisex watch .

The Rolex Air King 5500 history covers 37 years. For a majority of these years, the Rolex Air King 5500 was left untouched and was considered to be a classic and very coveted model.It  is currently one of the longest continuously-manufactured models within Rolex.

Popular for its tough and simple design and ultra reliable movements people often forget that it was originally designed for the demanding conditions faced by the RAF pilots during the 2nd world war

This example from 1979 would make a perfect 40th Birthday gift and comes complete with original Rolex box 

Our stock number 905