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Citizen Eco Drive BlueAngels Skyhawk JY8078-01L

February 11, 2020 3 min read

Citizen Eco Drive BlueAngels Skyhawk JY8078-01L

You definitely know its a pilots watch, when the name of the watch is, “Blue Angels Skyhawk”. The famous Navy flight exhibition squadron, was created just after WWII, with a purpose to keep the public’s interest in naval aviation and boost Navy morale.

22mm MiLTAT Pull Up Aniline Navy Italian Leather Watch Strap, Blue Hand Stitch XL 22E22BBU55C1B02

Waxed thread hand stitching on raw Italian leather for extended durability. This pull up aniline Italian leather has natural dye color characteristic, bend on it light color will through. Accompanied with solid 316L stainless steel brushed buckle.

22mm G10 Military Watch Strap Ballistic Nylon Armband, PVD – Double Yellow and Blue 22A22DZZ00N2P56

This beautiful Skyhawk model not only has the looks, but its equipped with a ton of functions and features that would make you love and enjoy the watch that much more. As a pilot’s watch, accuracy and precision is a must. The Skyhawk JY8078-01L model is equipped with precise atomic timekeeping and it allows you to synchronized time adjustment in 43 cities around the world.

MiLTAT G10 military watch straps are manufactured by high density ballistic nylon. New palette of subtle colors strip is tightening up with four 316L stainless steel hardware, looks excellent on military or classic-looking dive watches

22mm MiLTAT Heavy Distressed Blue Denim Watch Strap, Rivet Military strap 22C18BIW01C2B10

The 46mm Skyhawk comes in a stainless steel case with a blue dial and yellow accents, along with 1/100 chronograph functionality which measures up to 24hr, perpetual calendar, dual time, alarms, countdown timer, power reserve indicator and pilot’s rotating slide rule bezel.

Distressed denim, appear in rips and stray fibers to characterized as vintage rugged look. Depending on the fraying status of denim, each strap may have color variation. Strap thickness approximately from 5mm down to 3.5mm, accompanied with IWC style pin buckle. Featuring two silver tone stainless steel rivets where the band meets the case.

22mm Crafter Blue – Straight Lug Navy Blue Rubber Watch Band CB01B-22A20BZZ

Another cool feature that’s worth mentioning for the Blue Angel JY8078-01L Skyhawk is the eco-drive technology which is powered by any light, meaning it never needs a battery.

This NBR rubber has superior strength and more resistant than natural rubber to oils and acids. Materials has met the RoHS requirements and rarely causes severe allergic reaction. Accompany with well-built stainless steel buckle and a featured big keeper.

22mm Hexad 316L Stainless Steel Watch Band Straight End Lug, Diver Clasp Brushed SS221803B040S

The Citizen Eco Drive BlueAngels Skyhawk JY8078-01L is definitely worth to consider if you are looking for a decent pilots watch at a reasonable price.

Hexad watch bracelet is a striking new design in 2016. Each link is composed of 3 Chamfer edge solid 316L stainless steel units. Hexad is a contemporary version of the traditional O Boyer bracelet, but more thick & sturdy over 100 grams. Considering the comfort and sustainability, it bends smoothly following your wrist. Well-made solid 316L stainless steel links are assembled with screws instead of flimsy pins to keep its solidity and stability.

SUPER Engineer Type II Solid Stainless Steel Straight End Watch Band-Push Button SS222203B024


46mm stainless steel case
Blue dial with yellow accents
Quartz Movement U680
Sapphire crystal
Date display
Atomic Timekeeping Technology
Synchronized Time Adjustment Available in 43 World Cities
Perpetual calendar
Countdown timer
Power reserve indicator
Water resistant to 200 meters
Blue leather strap with buckle
Citizen Style #: JY8078-01L

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