Home Port - Mukilteo, WA

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On 28 August 2017 at 0106 UTC the COSPAS-SARSAT system detected a 406 MHz Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) at 43 58.9N 71 53.6W, 17 miles east of Woodstock, NH. The PLB was activated when a hiker became ill. The Air Force Coordination Center received the SARSAT alert and contacted the New Hampshire State Police, which responded to the incident. The hiker was transported to the nearest hospital for treatment. 
1 SARSAT RESCUE