The HAMMERDOWN Protocol was the codename for an air strike used in a last ditch effort to destroy the Large Scale Aggressor and the Human Sized Parasites.
The HAMMERDOWN protocol was approved by the United States government at 0442 (4:42am) hours. 120 Minutes later (6:42am), the HAMMERDOWN protocol was initiated. The offensive against the LSA resulted in the destruction of large parts of Manhattan. The HAMMERDOWN Protocol was a scorched-earth tactic that officially declared a United States city beyond saving with the authorization of destruction with heavy ordinance to contain a threat, rather than let it spread to the rest of the country. (Read More)