Just received directly from Japan.
Pardon the terrible quality cell phone pics, but here she is.
The outer box:
The bottom of said outer box, confirming the model:
Opening the outer box reveals the inner case and JA instruction manual:
The inner (actual) case that the RAF comes in:
Once opened, the watch is revealed. Still wearing the protective plastic at this point:
With said plastic removed:
A closer shot:
The hang tag:
Finally, the obligatory wrist shot:
Here's the RAF keeper:
And, finally, the nifty button on the side. This differs from the general A1000 model.
This is a gorgeous, gorgeous watch. Despite the expense and supposed "collector value", I think I will wear this one quite often.