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Seiko has recently launched a new style as part of the 5 Sports collection. The new Seiko 5 Sports ‘Flieger’ watches all have the same distinct design that brings a new edge to this iconic collection from the brand. Seiko is a brand that is constantly evolving and redeveloping its watches. This ensures that it is always up to date with current trends, and this collection is no exception. Based on original pilots watch designs, this timepiece is set to be hugely influential over the course of the next year.

The New Seiko 5 Sports ‘Flieger’ Watches

The new Seiko 5 Sports ‘Flieger’ watches each exhibit a military style that was originally created for pilots and navigators. This watch design is a staple in the horological industry. The pilots watch is such an integral part of the history of the timepiece and has a large influence on modern watch design. The simple dials and easy to read features of these timepieces appeals to a simple, modern aesthetic and are often incorporated into contemporary watch designs. Like all pilots watches, the new Seiko 5 Sports ‘Flieger’ watches have dials that are clear and easy to read at a glance. Additionally, the watches are designed to be robust and reliable to ensure that they can be worn for a wide range of activities.

These watches are part of the famous 5 Sports collection. This collection is known for over 50 years of durability, value, performance and reliability. The collection is named ‘5 Sports’ to emphasise the five key features that the watches in this range has always has and always will have. These features are an automatic movement, day-date display, water resistance, recessed crown and durable case and bracelet. These watches feature Lumibrite on the hands and indices to ensure that the dial can be read in all lights. The dial of each model is protected by curved Hardlex crystal. Thew watches are powered by a 4R36 automatic movement which is built in-house. The calibre is comprised of 24 jewels and provides the watch with a 41-hour power reserve.

Our Top Picks of the New Models

New Seiko 5 Sports 'Flieger' Watches

Seiko 5 Sports Flieger Automatic Black and Orange Watch SRPH33K1

This model features a bold black and orange colour scheme that provides a modern edge to the classic pilots watch inspired design. The black dial is detailed with orange Arabic indices and orange hour and minute hands. A black minute hand with an orange tip is also set at the centre of the dial. A weekday and date display is positioned at 3 o’clock on the dial. This dark dial is framed by a black plated stainless steel case that measures 39.4mm in diameter. The watch is secured on the wrist using a black fabric strap. This strap features an orange leather lining to provide an extra pop of colour. Additionally, this timepiece is water resistant up to 100 metres.

Seiko 5 Sports Flieger Automatic Black Dial Milanese Strap Watch SRPH23K1

This new model features a truly timeless black and silver colour scheme. The black dial exhibits silver Arabic indices with black and silver hour, minute and second hands. The hands and indices are all detailed with a luminous substance to ensure that they can be seen in the dark. The dial also features a date and weekday display to ensure that the wearer always keeps perfect time. A classic stainless steel case frames the dial and houses the automatic movement that powers the watch. The watch is finished using a stainless steel Milanese mesh bracelet that is inspired by chain-mail. The case and bracelet of this watch have a very durable design to ensure that the timepiece is hardwearing.

New Seiko 5 Sports 'Flieger' Watches

Seiko 5 Sports Flieger Automatic Black Dial Black Milanese Bracelet Watch SRPH25K1

This watch has all of the iconic features of a Seiko 5 Sports watch captured in a modern all-black model. All-black watches are a great way to add a stylish edge to any outfit as their bold single tone design ensures that they stand out. Additionally, black is entirely timeless and will never go out of style. The watch features a black dial with easy to read Arabic indices and hour, minute and second hands that can be read in all light conditions. A black PVD plated stainless steel case frames the dial. The stainless steel Milanese bracelet that secures the watch on the wrist is also black PVD plated to create a cohesive, monochrome look. This watch is very durable and is water resistant up to 100 metres.

What do you think of the new Seiko 5 Sports ‘Flieger’ watches? Did any of the new models catch your eye? Let us know in the comments!