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Ciel d’Afrique - Marrakech montgolfière - Ballooning Marrakech - Hot air Ballooning
Ciel d’Afrique - Marrakech montgolfière - Ballooning Marrakech - Hot air Ballooning
Ciel d’Afrique - Marrakech montgolfière - Ballooning Marrakech - Hot air Ballooning
Ciel d’Afrique - Marrakech montgolfière - Ballooning Marrakech - Hot air Ballooning
Sunrises contemplated
Ciel d’Afrique - Marrakech montgolfière - Ballooning Marrakech - Hot air Ballooning
Tea glasses served on our base
Ciel d’Afrique - Marrakech montgolfière - Ballooning Marrakech - Hot air Ballooning
Flights
made
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Km Traveled
in 4x4

VIP service for people who are just as much

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Our Team

The members of our team contributed greatly to our growth.
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Maurice OTIN

Founder

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.

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Daniel Penet

Pilot

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.

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Hicham ZRIKEM

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.

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Abdelouahed BOUHACHIM

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.

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Hanane LABRAHMI - Ciel d’Afrique - Marrakech montgolfière - Ballooning Marrakech - Hot air Ballooning

Hanane LABRAHMI

Office Manager

Hanane's mission is to guarantee the good administrative order of Ciel d’Afrique, by centralizing the administrative coordination and ensuring the productivity of the organization Her main missions:

  • Human Resource Management
  • African Sky representative at the DAC (General Directorate of Civil Aviation)
  • Management
  • Assistance
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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.

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Abdellah M'HAMEDI

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.

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Safia JABAH

Administrative manager

Safia is responsible for reservations made by customers in all its forms: on the phone, via the Internet, by email or directly. She ensures the booking process, the related operations (confirmation to the customer, update schedules, communication with other departments of the company and aims to develop and optimize sales in accordance with the objectives requested. she demonstrates listening, responsiveness and efficiency to support customer demand.

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HAMZA CHOUBROUMAH

Sales Executive Jardin Majorelle

Hamza is our representative at Jardin Majorelle (the most visited site in Morocco with 800,000 visitors a year) and the Yves Saint Laurent Museum. He informs visitors about all of our flight types, prices and availability.

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AYOUB DAHBI

SALES EXECUTIVE

Ayoub is the trade representor of Ciel d’Afrique. He represents our company in the trade shows. He trains Ciel d’Afrique Ambassadors in hotels and agencies, and distributes our brochures and presentations to Hotels, Riads, and agencies ...etc.

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SARAH SADIQ

Administration & sales

Sara is responsible for billing and tracking Ciel d’Afrique bookkeeping. She also manages the telephone reception of the company and realizes all sales operations (reservation, administrative follow-up, accounting ...) responds to requests for information and takes flight reservations by mail, phone or directly.

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KHAOULA BENTAHAR

Administration & sales

Khaoula manages the phone calls of Ciel d’Afrique, answers information requests and takes flights reservations. She also monitors billing and human resources.

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SAID BOUMLIK

COORDINATION & DISPATCH

Said manages the fleet of vehicles and the supply logistics of the airbase. He also organizes customer pickup times and the dispatch of cars.

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ABDELILLAH BACHIR

COORDINATION OPERATION

Abdelillah welcomes customers to the site, and ensures their well-being. He manages the payments and the distribution of the passengers in hot air balloons, and makes sure that the boarding passes are filled especially the part that concerns the conditions of security.

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Raphael TAMARGO

Pilot

Quasiment né dans une montgolfière, il a d'abord découvert la fabrication et l'entretien des aérostats dans un atelier belge réputé pour son expertise, puis obtenu le brevet de pilote en 2012. Il rejoint Ciel d'Afrique après avoir développé un savoir-faire dans tous les aspects relatifs aux vols, de la certification initiale à l'organisation d'évènements.

Antonio Lo Franco - Ciel d’Afrique - Marrakech montgolfière - Ballooning Marrakech - Hot air Ballooning

Antonio Lo Franco

Pilot

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Quim Boet - Ciel d’Afrique - Marrakech montgolfière - Ballooning Marrakech - Hot air Ballooning

Quim Boet

Pilot

Pilote depuis 1991
Plus de 2000 heures comme pilote commercial
Les vols en Afrique, Europe, Amérique et Asie, aime la compétition qu’il considère comme une école.
Il a effectué des centaines de vols au Maroc, de merzouga à Zagora en passant par les paysages doux & tranquilles du nord de Marrakech.

Jacques TRIQUET - Ciel d’Afrique - Marrakech montgolfière - Ballooning Marrakech - Hot air Ballooning

Jacques TRIQUET

Pilot

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".

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