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

Certified Mail #7005 0390 0004 2626 4929                    
Return Receipt Requested

In the Matter of                )
Phil Walker                     )            File  No.  EB-05-LA-
Licensee of Aircraft Radio Station N525PW    )
Las Vegas, NV                   )            NOV              No.  

                       NOTICE OF VIOLATION

                                        Released:  September, 28, 

By the District Director, Los Angeles Office, Western Region, 
Enforcement Bureau:

  1.      This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued 
     pursuant to Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules,1 to Phil 
     Walker, licensee of aircraft radio station N525PW.

  2.      On August 26, 2005, an agent of the Commission's Los 
     Angeles Office inspected  private hanger D9 which housed 
     aircraft  N525PW, at the North Las Vegas Airport, in North 
     Las Vegas, NV, and observed the following violation:

       47 C.F.R.  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.''  At the time of the inspection, the 
       agent found that the ELT which had been installed in 
       aircraft N525PW had been removed from the aircraft 
       and had inadvertently been left on after testing.
  3.      Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 
     1934, as amended,2 and Section 1.89 of the Commission's 
     Rules, Phil Walker 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 Phil Walker.  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 

                 Federal Communications Commission
                 Los Angeles Office
                 18000 Studebaker Rd
                 Suite 660
                 Cerritos, California 90703

  4.      This Notice shall be sent by certified mail, return 
     receipt requested, to Phil Walker, at his address of record. 

  5.      The Privacy Act of 19743 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.4

                                FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS 

                                Catherine Deaton
                                District Director
                                Los Angeles Office
                                Western Region
                                Enforcement Bureau


147 C.F.R.  1.89.

247 U.S.C.  308(b).
3P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C.  552a(e)(3).

418 U.S.C.  1001 et seq.