French Flight Safety was created in 2003 to meet the demands of airlines former clients of AirLib for their FDM, and working for three years with Florent as their flight data analyst.

The first tool developed by FFS was a web based software, that airlines used till 2011 when the first version of Vortex became available.

In 2012 began the cooperation with ACME Audit, to integrate Fatigue Risk Management Analysis with FDA in Vortex. 

In 2016 the SMS functionalities were added to Vortex. 2020 sees integration of the FIRST results as a specific functionality of Vortex.


Our Team

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    Florent BonnevieFounder and CEO

    Aeronautical and IT Expert

    With over 20 years of experience in flight data monitoring and IT development, Florent is Founder and CEO of FFS French Flight Safety.
    Before creating his company, Florent has acquired experience as aircraft electronics engineer and aircraft maintenance scheduling. He then specialized himself in flight data analysis
    Expert in FDM and SMS, he supports airlines in their work on improving flight safety.
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    Seiji ZitouniJunior Flight Data Analyst

    Flight Data Monitoring - Recorder Analyst

    Graduated as Bachelor in Electricity and industrial IT, Seiji integrates the cursus "Embedded Electronic Systems Engineer" at ISTY, in apprenticeship training.
    Now in 2e Year of his cursus to be graduated as Engineer, he specializes himself in avionic systems, and becomes junior flight data analyst.
    Currently, he realizes data and flight recorder analysis under Florent's supervision.
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    Marie-Catherine SutterExpert

    Flight Safety Expert

    After training in IFSA in Operational Risk Management, Marie-Catherine began working as Flight Safety Manager Deputy in ASL Airlines France.
    During her 9 years in this position, she implemented all SMS aspects in the airline. She worked for the IOSA audit that ASL succesfully passed in 2019.
    Her expertise is now at the service of FFS and its clients, in both Flight Data analysis and SMS management.
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    Anne Cotel-BallotConsultant

    Crew Fatigue Risk Management

    As ACME Audit CEO, Anne is responsible for the integration of the Crew Fatigue Risk Management System FIRST in Vortex.
    Graduated as Engineer from ENAC (Ecole Nationale de l'Aviation Civile), she also brings her 40 years experience in the airlines business to FFS in terms of customer relations.