17 January 2016 at 1112 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a DeLorme inReach device off of the coast of Florida.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. U.S. Coast Guard personnel responded to the location and transported two males who became immobile due to their malfunctioning vessel. The individuals were transported by helicopter to a secure location. No injuries reported with this incident.