The SUNY Fredonia observatory was part of the new Science Center building that was constructed in 2014. Observatory Solutions installed the dome at the end of July. Later that year, we started working with the Sciences department on the telescope, mount, cameras and other equipment that will make the observatory operational.
Observatory Solutions was onsite in November 2015 for installation of the pier, polar alignment of the pier, installation of the mount, telescope and camera, setup of the dome and telescope automation system, system configuration and testing, and observatory training.
The observatory consists of the following equipment: