11 October 2015 at 0421 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device on Afognak Island, Alaska.    IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. U.S. Coast Guard personnel responded to the location and transported a 53 year old male suffering from a heart attack. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he was treated for his condition.