Getting to the Registered Servers pane is easy enough with Ctrl-Alt-G.

Navigating thorugh the tree is easy enough with arrow keys.

Once the desired instance is found, is there a keyboard action that will open it in Object Explorer? If so, what is it? If not, can it be added?

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If you have the "right-click" key on your keyboard, you can use it, followed by E.

It's often called the "Menu" key, so Menu, E.

If you don't have that key, you can use Shift+F10 instead. Thus: Shift+F10, E.

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