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                                  Before the
Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554


In the Matter of	)
	)
Harbor Bunkering Corp	)		  File No. EB-FIELDSCR-15-00020439
Licensee of Marine Radio Station WDH5927	)
	)	NOV No.  V201632680001
San Juan, PR	)
	)


NOTICE OF VIOLATION


	Released:  December 16[th], 2015

By the Resident Agent, San Juan Office, South Central Region, Enforcement
Bureau:

* This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
1.89 of the Commission's Rules, to Harbor Bunkering Corp, licensee of
marine radio station WDH5927 in San Juan, PR.

* On 12/04/2015, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau's San Juan Office
inspected marine radio station WDH5927 located on the M/V Don Alfredo
(317 gross tons) and observed the following violation(s):

  + §80.1083(a) Ships must be provided with radio installations capable
  of complying with the functional requirements prescribed by§80.1081
  throughout its intended voyage and, unless exempted under §80.1071,
  complying with the requirements of §80.1085 and, as appropriate for
  the sea area of areas through which it will pass during its intended
  voyage, the requirements of either §80.1087, §80.1089, §80.1091,
  or §80.1093. During the inspection it was confirmed that the vessel
  did not have on board a DSC medium frequency transmitter, nor a 406
  EPIRB as required by transit through the A2 sea areas prior to docking
  at St. Eustatius, NA. The Netherland Authorities detained the vessel
  at anchorage on the island for non-compliance of SOLAS on November
  23, 2015.


* Pursuant to Section 403 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended,
and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Harbor Bunkering Corp 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 Harbor Bunkering Corp. 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
San Juan Office Suite 762
150 Carlos Chardon St.
San Juan, PR, 00198-1731


* This Notice shall be sent to by Certified Mail/Return Receipt Requested
and regular mail to Harbor Bunkering Corp at its address of record.

* 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




Reuben Jusino
Resident Agent
San Juan Office
South Central Region
Enforcement Bureau



cc: United States Coast Guard