Calling All Spacelab Veterans!


The Astro Restoration Project is anticipated to be a multi-phase effort. Phase I of the project involves cleaning and restoring the Astro cruciform structure, Multi-Layer Insulation (MLI) and cables,and integrating these components. This would be the followed by installation of the Remote Acquisition Units (RAU's) and the Optical Sensor Package (OSP).

To assist in this effort, we are looking for help in areas including the following:

  • Mechanical Restoration

  • Electrical Avionics Restoration

  • Design and Fabrication of Replacement Hardware

  • Public Relations and Outreach

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer and member of the Astro Restoration Team, please fill out the Google Form on the right of this page.

If you cannot volunteer, but would like to help out through purchase of materials or a donation, please contact us at