- "The isotope that made the cloth radioactive is very specific. It came from one of the nukes that Darhk launched on Genesis Day. Specifically, a nuke manufactured by a company called Atomic Defensive Systems."
- —Felicity Smoak[src]
Atomic Defensive Systems engineered nuclear missiles. When H.I.V.E. gained control of Rubicon, the missiles were launched as part of Genesis. One of the missiles, a KN-08, hit and destroyed Havenrock. Once AmerTek Industries' connection to this was revealed, their stock prices began plummeting.