28 June 2015 at 1412 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in Port Nellie Juan, Alaska.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. U.S. Coast Guard personnel responded to the location and transported the individuals that were unable to continue their kayaking trip. The individuals were transported by a U.S. Coast Guard vessel to a secure location.