INCIDENT NUMBER: 11995 and 11996
07 November 2013 at 1853 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. United States Coast Guard personnel responded to the location and transported two individuals who had become stranded after their sailboat had started taking on water. A United States Coast Guard vessel transported the party to safety and no injuries were reported.