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Shuttle Critical Skills Bonuses Set To Expire

9 Jan 2012, 15:45 UTC
Shuttle Critical Skills Bonuses Set To Expire
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When the next big group of shuttle contractors is laid off in April, it will be the last time some depart with a special bonus rewarding skills that were deemed essential to flying the final missions safely.NASA and lead contractor United Space Alliance implemented the $100 million “critical skills” bonus in 2008, concerned about retaining the right personnel as the 30-year shuttle program wound

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