Invitation to Participate in Airbus to Boeing Pilot Transition survey

Invitation to Participate in Airbus to Boeing Pilot Transition Survey

As a part of a CQUniversity research project to improve aviation safety, you are invited to participate in a survey that aims to gather valuable insights and experiences regarding the transition of pilots between Airbus and Boeing aircraft, specifically the A320 and B737NG/MAX, however not discounting transition also to and from Airbus A330.

As pilots, you possess a unique perspective on the intricacies of flying different aircraft models. Your input can provide invaluable information that will benefit not only future aviators but also the aviation industry as a whole.

Survey Details:

Researcher Contribution: For every survey completed a $5 donation will be made to your choice of charity, between Lifeline, Royal Flying Doctor Service and Beyond Blue.

Your participation is entirely voluntary, and your responses will remain confidential. The data collected will be used solely for research purposes, and no personally identifiable information will be kept as part of the process. The only use of personal data will be matching those who note they are willing to participate in the interview through the survey process.

By taking part in this survey, you will contribute to enhancing the understanding of the challenges and advantages of transitioning between Airbus and Boeing aircraft and the risks associated with that transition. Your feedback will aid in improving training programs, and overall safety measures.

Your time and expertise in helping with this project is appreciated. Should you have any questions or require further information, please do not hesitate to contact

Thank you for your commitment to improving aviation safety, and I look forward to your participation in the survey.

Yours sincerely,

Associate Professor Matthew Thomas


Protecting Australia's Pilots