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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Global Tower, LLC ) File No. EB-11-DL-0106

   Antenna Structure Number 1048785 ) NOV No. V201232500001

   Albany, Texas )



                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                                 Released:  November 23, 2011

   By the District Director, Dallas Office, South Central Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules to Global Tower, LLC., owner of antenna
       structure number 1048785 in Albany, Texas.

    2. On October 28, 2011, an agent of the Commission's Dallas Office of the
       Enforcement Bureau inspected the antenna structure number 1048785,
       located at Albany, Texas, and observed the following violation(s):

     a. 47 C.F.R. S: 17.50: "Antenna structures requiring painting under this
        part shall be cleaned or repainted as often as necessary to maintain
        good visibility." At the time of inspection, the paint on this
        structure was faded and chipped.

    3. Pursuant to section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's rules, Global Tower,
       LLC, must submit a written statement concerning this matter within
       twenty (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 the tower owner. 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

   Dallas Office

   9330 LBJ Freeway Suite # 1170

   Dallas, Texas 75243

    4. This Notice shall be sent to Global Tower, LLC at its address of

    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.


   James D. Wells

   District Director

   Dallas District Office

   South Central Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   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


                       Federal Communications Commission