Note the quotes below from Mike M's page http://www.fc.net/~mikem/tle.html which includes about 4 different ways to download the Molczan elsets. The file includes updates of the "interesting" US objects. Ed Cannon Austin, Texas, USA 30.3086W, 97.7279N, 165m > Satellite elements > > Some of these files are automatically updated (see below). The rest > are manually updated. ... > Files of satellite elements containing classified objects > > Ted Molczan's weekly file: Version of July 24, 1997. > > July 24 - I have updated the unclassified elsets. > > July 22 - I have updated some of the classified elsets. > > Ted's file has approximately 1230 LEO satellite elements. It is > updated every week on Thursday evening or Friday morning. > > This link is to my anonymous ftp area: molczan.zip (79K) > > This link molczan.zip does not use anonymous ftp. If necessary, be > sure to set your web browser to save this file before accessing this > link. (79K) > > This link is to a text file in my anonymous ftp area: molczan.tle > (219K) Use ASCII mode for ftp access. This file does NOT have CR > characters at the end of each line. > > n2l_desc The description of the format of the elements in Ted's file. > > notes.zip Ted Molczan's "notes". Nov. 28. (15K) > > classfd.zip Elements for classified objects. July. 22. (3K) Note: > these elements are contained in the weekly Molczan file and usually > there are more recent elements in the weekly Molczan file. > > These files are also available via anonymous ftp from ftp.fc.net using > the following procedure: 1) ftp ftp.fc.net, 2) login anonymous, 3) use > your email address as the password, 4) cd pub/users/mikem, 5) use the > binary command unless you are going to get "molczan.tle", 6) get > filename(s), 7) quit.