The members of our team contributed greatly to our growth.
The Founder of Sky of Africa, in addition to his 40 years of aeronautical culture, holds his pilot license in hot air balloon and has been aviation since 1982.
As an outdoor sportsman, Daniel has worked in 12 countries in the last 20 years in hotels and tourism. His passion has become his profession, to make love Morocco seen from above to visitors of the Kingdom.
Chief Pilot & Instructor
Hicham is the 1st Pilot Instructor of Hot Air Balloons in the History of the Moroccan Air Force. Hicham is the Head of Operations of Sky of Africa. Rigorous, methodical and charming, he accompanies you in this magnificent flying experience over his Country.
Air Base Team Leader
Abdelhouahed is in charge of the entire ground crew who assists the balloons on takeoff, ensures the continuation of the flights in 4x4 and their recovery, and is responsible for the terrestrial services of the base of Ciel d'Afrique.
Hanane manages our office in the center of Marrakesh, and oversees flight reservations, ground transportation management and billing. Hanane is also in charge of requests for groups and for special operations. This is the "voice" of Ciel d'Afrique!
Nawal EL BARAKA
Public Relations Director
Nawal is the Ambassador of Ciel d'Afrique and represents our services to Hotels, Riads, Villas and Incoming Agencies. Nawal is also responsible for distributing our brochures, explaining the different types of flights and fares.
Operations & Logistics
Abdellah manages the fleet of Ciel d'Afrique vehicles and the supply logistics of the air base, in particular the catering part. He is also the one who welcomes clients on the site and ensures their well-being.
Safia manages the telephone service of Ciel d'Afrique, responds to requests for information and takes flight reservations. Safia also provides administrative follow-up and invoicing.
Daniel has been a qualified hot-air balloon pilot since 2015. He has always been a great sportsman and expert in motorsport, and has put his passion for outdoor activities directly at the service of Ciel d'Afrique!
The Chief Pilot Hicham, is the first Instructor of Hot Air Balloons in the history of aviation in Morocco. He has a great experience on all types of balloons and is one of the 3 Official Drivers of the Mondial Air Ballon. He broke the world record of take-off in 2015 with 433 balloons.
Chief Pilot & Instructor
The team is also reinforced occasionally by Jacques who has over 26 years experience in hot-air balloons in France. He created also its own structure, the "Groupe France Aéro Montgolfières".