24 August 2016 at 1033 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in the country of Georgia.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported two males sustaining minor injuries while mountain climbing. The individuals were transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where they were treated for their injuries.