Armstrong Laboratory

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Armstrong Laboratory
Armstrong laboratory.png
Emblem of the Armstrong Laboratory
Active 1990–October 1997
Country United States
Branch Air Force
Role Research and development
Part of Air Force Systems Command (1990-1992)
Air Force Materiel Command (1992-1997)
Garrison/HQ Brooks City-Base, Texas

Armstrong Laboratory was a research and development organization operated by the United States Air Force Materiel Command.[1] In 1997, the Laboratory was merged into the Air Force Research Laboratory.[2]

The Laboratory was named after Gen Harry G. Armstrong, known as "the father of space medicine."


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  2. ^ Laura L. Koppes (2006). Historical Perspectives in Industrial and Organizational Psychology (Applied Psychology Series) (Applied Psychology Series). Hillsdale, N.J: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. p. 178. ISBN 0-8058-4440-6.