09 April 2017 at 2016 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Quebec, Canada. IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 50-year-old male who became stuck in the snow while snowmobiling. The individual was freed by SAR and escorted to the nearest town. No injuries to report with this incident.