Hrl Laboratories

Hrl Laboratories

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. HRL Laboratories, was the research arm of the Hughes Aircraft Company. It was established in 1960 in Malibu as a premiere research center. Currently owned by General Motors Company and Boeing, the research facility is housed in two large, white multi-story buildings overlooking Malibu Canyon Road and the Pacific Ocean. In the 1940s, Howard Hughes created a R&D facility in Culver City, California; by 1960, it moved to Malibu, California. In 1984 the U.S. Federal Courts declared in a court case that the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, in order to retain its non-profit status, must divest itself of Hughes Aircraft Company and subsidiaries. General Motors purchased Hughes Aircraft in 1985, and almost immediately began selling off parts of the companyshow more

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  • Paperback | 152 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 231g
  • Lect Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136621517
  • 9786136621517