Once the second phase is complete, the Indianapolis International Airport's solar farm will consist of 88,000 solar panels.
The buyout program includes four weeks of gross base salary for every year of continuous service, with a maximum of two years base pay.
A USDA study shows there is ample land at Indiana airports for solar farms, wind turbines or biofuel crops.
The panels are part of a larger effort to create the 'Aerotropolis' or airport city.
The Indy Airport is currently waiting for approvals from the FAA for a land release for a new solar farm on the property.
Business is slowly going back to normal at the Indianapolis Airport as the ice storms make their way east of the Hoosier state.
Though the Indianapolis Airport Authority is set to auction off a number of items Tuesday, much of the merchandise may not end up at other airports.