17 February 2017 at 1954 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Nunavut, Canada.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who became stranded due to his malfunctioning snowmobile. The individual was transported by snowmobile to a secure location in the nearest town. No injuries were reported with this incident.