01 September 2015 at 1425 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in Princeton, British Columbia, Canada.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a group of individuals who became lost and ran out of food. The individuals were transported by helicopter to a secure location in a nearby town.