SkySchool UAE

About

SkySchool UAE is run by the same team behind SkySchool UK, Europe's leading Paramotor School and SkyOps Executive, who are Adventure AirSports Specialists. Our goal is to bring Paramotoring to the UAE in a safe and professional way by running APPI PPG courses, distributing the best Paramotors and Paragliders on the market, and running flying trips. To discover more contact us.


The Team

Alex Ledger - Co-Founder & CEO

Alex Ledger - SkyOps CEO

Alex has managed SkySchool UK since 2005 and is a highly experienced Paramotor Instructor. He is also the Founder and Secretary of APPI PPG, the International Paramotor Association. Alex has been involved in some interesting projects over the years, most notably the 2017 BBC episode Extreme Wales with Richard Parks. He is a passionate Acro Paraglider Pilot, Snowboarder and Trail Runner, spending most of his time in Chamonix pursuing these activities. You can follow him here.

Tel: +44 (0)7747 097 527

Email: alex(at)skyopsx.com

Ed Robinson - Co-Founder & Managing Director

Ed Robinson - SkyOps Executive Managing Director

Ed has a passion for adventure travel and exploring the more remote regions of the world. He served as a Captain in a British Army Reconnaissance Regiment, deploying on two tours of Afghanistan and prior to starting SkyOps he ran security operations and business development contracts across Africa and the Middle East. Originally from Wiltshire, Ed spends most of his time abroad, overseeing and developing SkyOps Projects across a variety of countries. He is an active Paragliding and Paramotoring Pilot and has led numerous expeditions around the world. Aviation is in his blood as his Great-Grandfather, Sir George Cayley is known as the 'Father of Aeronautics'. You can follow Ed here.

Tel: +44 (0)7881 623 792

Email: ed(at)skyopsx.com


Harry Amos - Co-Founder & Non-Executive Director

Harry has had a passion for adventure since he was a young child growing up in Cyprus and Germany. Prior to joining the Army in 2007 he worked for SkySchool as a Paramotoring instructor. He served as a Captain in the British Army for 8 years, leading men on testing operations and far flung expeditions around the world, including skiing in the Rockies, climbing in the Alps and sailing through the fjords of Norway. He was Team Captain of the Light Dragoons Ski team which won the Armoured Corps Ski Championships in Verbier 3 times. Since leaving the Army he now lives and works in Dubai. You can follow him here.

Tel: +971 56 992 8662

Email: harry(at)skyopsx.com


Rushi Kulkarni - Instructor, Tandem Pilot & Assistant Manager

Rushi is the newest member of the SkySchool UAE team. Originally from India he has been flying Paramotors, Paragliders and ParaTrikes since 2017. Having graduated from Oxford Brookes University in Sports, Exercise Science and Psychology, he joined SkySchool in Italy as a Trainee Instructor in 2019. He is now a fully qualified APPI PPG Instructor and part of the Management Team to help further develop SkySchool UAE. He is also an ardent cricket enthusiast, much like our CEO Alex Ledger. When not working with SkySchool he continues to pursue a Masters in Business Administration from Pune University. You can follow him here.

Tel: +971 543559385

Email: rushi(at)skyopsx.com




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