INCIDENT NUMBER: 16086
01 May 2015 at 1801 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Nordreisa, Norway. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male having chest pains while on a hiking trip. The individual was airlifted by helicopter and taken to a waiting ambulance who then transported him to a nearby hospital where he received treatment for his condition.