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Released: December 12, 2013

Federal Communications Commission

Before the

Federal Communications Commission

Washington, D.C. 20554

In the Matter of
Fareed Ayoub ) File No. EB-FIELDWR-13-00012607
Owner of Antenna Structure No. 1057687
NOV No. V201432940010
Farmington, NM



December 12, 2013
By the District Director, San Diego Office, Western Region, Enforcement Bureau:
This is a Notice of Violation (Notice) issued pursuant to Section 1.89 of the
Commission’s rules (Rules)1 to Fareed Ayoub (Mr. Ayoub) registrant of antenna structure #1057687, in
Farmington, New Mexico. Pursuant to Section 1.89(a) of the Rules, issuance of this Notice does not
preclude the Enforcement Bureau from further action if warranted, including issuing a Notice of Apparent
Liability for Forfeiture for the violations noted herein.2
On November 20, 2013, an agent of the Enforcement Bureau’s San Diego Office
inspected antenna structure #1057687 located in Farmington, New Mexico, and observed the following
a. 47 C.F.R. § 17.50: “Antenna structures requiring painting under this part shall be cleaned
or repainted as often as necessary to maintain good visibility.” The antenna structure was
required to be painted and at the time of the inspection, the agent observed that the paint
was partially faded for antenna structure #1057687.
Pursuant to Section 403 of the Communications Act of 1934, as amended,3 and Section
1.89 of the Rules, we seek additional information concerning the violation and any remedial actions
taken. Therefore, Mr. Ayoub must submit a written statement concerning this matter within twenty (20)
days of release of this Notice. The response (i) must fully explain the violation, including all relevant
surrounding facts and circumstances, (ii) must contain a statement of the specific action(s) taken to
correct the violations and preclude recurrence, and (iii) must include a time line for completion of any
pending corrective action(s). The response must be complete in itself and must not be abbreviated by
reference to other communications or answers to other notices.4

1 47 C.F.R. § 1.89.
2 47 C.F.R. § 1.89(a).
3 47 U.S.C. § 403.
4 47 C.F.R. § 1.89(c).

Federal Communications Commission

In accordance with Section 1.16 of the Rules, we direct Mr. Ayoub to support the
response to this Notice with an affidavit or declaration under penalty of perjury, signed and dated by him
provided in his response, verifying the truth and accuracy of the information therein,5 and confirming that
all of the information requested by this Notice which is in the registrant’s possession, custody, control, or
knowledge has been produced. To knowingly and willfully make any false statement or conceal any
material fact in reply to this Notice is punishable by fine or imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S.
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 Diego Office
4542 Ruffner St., # 370
San Diego, CA 92111
This Notice shall be sent to Fareed Ayoub, at the address of record.
The Privacy Act of 19747 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.
James T. Lyon
District Director
San Diego Office
Western Region
Enforcement Bureau

5 Section 1.16 of the Rules provides that “[a]ny document to be filed with the Federal Communications Commission
and which is required by any law, rule or other regulation of the United States to be supported, evidenced,
established or proved by a written sworn declaration, verification, certificate, statement, oath or affidavit by the
person making the same, may be supported, evidenced, established or proved by the unsworn declaration,
certification, verification, or statement in writing of such person . . . . Such declaration shall be subscribed by the
declarant as true under penalty of perjury, and dated, in substantially the following form . . . : ‘I declare (or certify,
verify, or state) under penalty of perjury that the foregoing is true and correct. Executed on (date). (Signature)’.”
47 C.F.R. § 1.16.
6 18 U.S.C. § 1001 et seq. See also 47 C.F.R. § 1.17.
7 P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C. § 552a(e)(3).

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