11 September 2015 at 2006 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device in Ventura County, California.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a 60 year old male glider pilot who became disoriented and suffered from head and back injuries due to an airplane accident. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his condition.