10 April 2016 at 0107 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a Garmin inReach device in Alaska.   IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported two individuals who became cold and ran out of food and water while out hiking. The individuals were transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital. No injuries were reported with this incident.