The Huntsville Space Professionals (HSP) website has details of what may total as many as 120 buyouts/early outs of civil servants. Notice that even with all this fussing going on in Washington over SLS/Huntsville/Jobs etc, MSFC is still cutting back. It cut the contractor workforce all it could, and now there are too many civil servants.
HSP has learned that Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) sent word out to their civil servants that up to 120 positions have been identified for early buyouts. The buyouts are mostly GS-13 and up. Included are a number of management support assistants (MSA)s, program analysts and para-professionals. More than likely, the majority of the buyouts are a result of space shuttle project shutdown activities…