10 February 2017 at 1942 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Aroostook County, Maine.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted an individual with locating his friend due to him going missing. The SAR team located the missing individual and transported him back to his friend. No injuries were reported with this incident.