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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   Certified Mail #7002 1000 0004 8897 2268

   Return Receipt Requested

   In the Matter of )

   )

   Alpine Aviation Inc. ) File No. EB-06-HL-002

   Licensee of Aircraft Radio Station N172GA )

   Honolulu, Hawaii ) NOV No. V20063286006

   )

   )

   )

                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: April 20, 2006

   By the Resident Agent, Honolulu Office, Western Region, Enforcement
   Bureau:

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules, to Alpine Aviation, Inc., licensee of
       aircraft radio station N172GA.

    2. On January 19, 2006, an agent of the Commission's Honolulu Office
       inspected aircraft radio station N172GA located at the Alpine Aviation
       Inc hanger, on the south ramp of Honolulu International Airport, and
       observed the following violation:

   a. 47 C.F.R. S 87.193: "Transmissions by emergency locator transmitters
   (ELTs) are intended to be actuated manually or automatically and operated
   automatically as part of an aircraft or a survival craft station as a
   locating aid for survival purposes." The ELT on board the aircraft N172GA
   was activated in the absence of any actual emergency situation.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Alpine Aviation
       Inc must submit a written statement concerning this matter within 20
       days of release of this Notice. The response must fully explain each
       violation, must contain a statement of the specific action(s) taken to
       correct each violation and preclude recurrence, and should include a
       time line for completion of pending corrective action(s). The response
       must be complete in itself and signed by a principal or officer of
       Alpine Aviation, Inc. All replies and documentation sent in response
       to this Notice should be marked with the File No. and NOV No.
       specified above, and mailed to the following address:

   Federal Communications Commission

   Honolulu Office

   P.O. Box 971030

   Waipahu, Hawaii 96797-1030

    4. This Notice shall be sent by certified mail, return receipt requested,
       to Alpine Aviation Inc, at its address of record.

    5. The Privacy Act of 1974 requires that we advise you that the
       Commission will use all relevant material information before it,
       including any information disclosed in your reply, to determine what,
       if any, enforcement action is required to ensure compliance. Any false
       statement made knowingly and willfully in reply to this Notice is
       punishable by fine or imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S. Code.

   FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION

   Ryan Hagihara

   Resident Agent

   Honolulu Office

   Western Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   Cc: Alpine Air

   99 Mokuea Place

   Honolulu, HI 96818

   47 C.F.R. S 1.89.

   47 U.S.C. S 308(b).

   P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C. S 552a(e)(3).

   18 U.S.C. S 1001 et seq.

   Federal Communications Commission

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                       Federal Communications Commission