Mayday, mayday! This is the Vesta colony. I repeat, Vesta colony! We are under attack by unidentified craft! Many are dead!- Osbourne

Osbourne is a character appearing in Season 1 of Space: Above and Beyond and the various tie-in books.


Osbourne was a member of the colony on Vesta in the Epsilon Eridani system.

As a communications officer for the colony, Osbourne attempted to alert Earth that the colony was under attack when, two months after they had established the settlement, the colony was attacked and destroyed by the Chigs.[1]

He was killed in the attack, along with all of the other colonists.[2]


Vesta Colony insignia


  • This character is not named in the Pilot episode of the television series or in the novelization of the episode, however his name can be read on his coveralls as he tries to radio Earth in the Pilot.


Space: Above and Beyond - Television Series
Pilot (appears)
Space: Above and Beyond - Books
Space: Above and Beyond (novel) (appears)


  1. Pilot
  2. Space: Above and Beyond (novel)