Altair was a science fiction fanzine by Ed Cox.
Altair was published in Lubec, Maine, U.S.A. It was a mimeographed fanzine limited to 100 copies per issue, and was distributed by the Fantasy Amateur Press Association.
The first issue appeared in February 1950. The cover art for this issue was by Henry Chabot. The first issue also included the article "Lovecraft Revisited" by Dave Thomas. Other contributors included Art Rapp (Spacewarp), and Harry Warner, Jr. (Horizons).