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                               ENFORCEMENT BUREAU

                                NORTHEAST REGION

                                 Detroit Office

                             24897 Hathaway Street

                           Farmington Hills, MI 48335

                                 July 20, 2006

   CERTIFIED MAIL NO.: 7002 3150 0005 9980  0588



   Wilmington, Ohio

                         NOTICE OF UNLICENSED OPERATION

   Case Number: EB-06-DT-180

   Document Number: W20063236009

   The Detroit Office received information from RCC Langley Air Force Base
   that a signal on the frequency 121.500 MHz was allegedly operating in
   Wilmington, Ohio and causing interference to the Search and Rescue
   "SARSAT" system. On May 16, 2006, an agent from this office confirmed by
   direction finding techniques that radio signals on frequency 121.500 MHz
   were emanating from your vehicle with Ohio License Plate DFW 8551 at
   Airborne Airpark in Wilmington, Ohio. The Commission's records show that
   no license was issued for operation from a ground based vehicle on 121.500
   MHz  at this location in Wilmington, Ohio.

   Radio stations must be licensed by the FCC pursuant to 47 U.S.C. S 301.
   The only exception to this licensing requirement is for certain
   transmitters using or operating at a power level or mode of operation that
   complies with the standards established in Part 15 of the Commission's
   rules, 47 C.F.R. SS 15.1 et seq. Your operation as a fundamental carrier
   on 121.500 MHz does not comply with Part 15 of the Commission's rule.
   Section 15.205(a) of the Commission's rules permits only spurious
   emissions in the frequency band 108-121.94 MHz. Thus, this station is
   operating in violation of 47 U.S.C. S 301.

   You are hereby warned that operation of radio transmitting equipment
   without a valid radio station authorization constitutes a violation of the
   Federal laws cited above and could subject the operator to severe
   penalties, including, but not limited to, substantial monetary fines, in
   rem arrest action against the offending radio equipment, and criminal
   sanctions including imprisonment. (see 47 U.S.C. SS 401, 501, 503 and


   You have ten (10) days from the date of this notice to respond with any
   evidence that you have authority to operate granted by the FCC. Your
   response should be sent to the address in the letterhead and reference the
   listed case and document number. Under the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. S
   552a(e)(3), we are informing you that the Commission's staff will use all
   relevant material information before it to determine what, if any,
   enforcement action is required to ensure your compliance with FCC Rules.
   This will include any information that you disclose in your reply.

   You may contact this office if you have any questions.

   James A. Bridgewater

   District Director

   Detroit Office


   Excerpts from the Communications Act of 1934, As Amended

   Enforcement Bureau, "Inspection Fact Sheet", July 2003

   cc: DHL Wilmington, Ohio

   47 C.F.R. S 15.205(a)