21 February 2017 at 2301 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 because of a broken snowmobile. Individual was taken home by SAR on snowmobiles. No injuries were reported with this incident.