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Mr Nicholas Thorne

Masters student

School of Earth Sciences
University of Melbourne


Nick has an extensive background in Aviation. He currently works as an international airline pilot for Qantas flying the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. He completed a Bachelor of Technology (Aviation) at Swinburne in 2009 and previously a year of a Bachelor of Engineering. Nick commenced a Master of Earth Sciences at the University of Melbourne in 2020. Nick’s aim is to encourage collaboration with the aviation industry and UniMelb to complete a research project on a specific topic of the impacts climate change has on aviation.