[amsat-bb] Re: Space-track downloads working?

Daniel Kekez va3kkz at amsat.org
Wed Apr 13 11:34:00 PDT 2011

On 2011-04-13 16:19, Richard John K7MDH wrote:
> I'm been using Nova software with Space-Track downloading for some
 > time. Last several days, it will not download any updates. I've
 > verified my name/password is still active by signing onto
 > Space-Track.org.

Space-Track now requires secure HTTP (SSL) connections to download TLEs. 
You'll notice that when you visit Space-Track, it now uses "https". They 
have been advertising this change for several weeks and have finally 
switched over.

My install of NLSA Nova (version can no longer download from 

I'd recommend either downloading from Celestrak, or using a tool that 
can download from Space-Track:

-Daniel, VA3KKZ

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