Install FlightGear 3.0.0 Flight Simulator in Ubuntu / LinuxMint

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In this Tutorial i will show you how to install the Latest Version of FlightGear 3.0.0 Flight simulator software on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS / 13.10 / 12.04 LTS , LinuxMint 17 / 16 / 15 and ElementaryOS

FlightGear is an open source and a Multiplatform flight simulator software. It is one of the best free flight simulator that runs on Linux, Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X operating systems.It comes with lots of features and best too.

FlightGear released under the terms of GNU General Public License and it written in C++Language 

New Features in FlightGear 3.0.0
  • Integration of the FGCom voice communications client within the simulator
  • Improved terrain rendering
  • Faster scenery loading
  • Improved usability. 
This release also coincides with the release of FlightGear World Scenery 2.0 – massively improved scenery data covering the entirety of the planet and incorporating OpenStreetMap roads and detailed terrain information from a variety of sources.

Installation steps

Step 1:Add the Official PPA from FlightGear
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:saiarcot895/flightgear
Step 2: Update the Repository
sudo apt-get update
Step 3: Install FlightGear 3.0.0
sudo apt-get install flightgear
Additional Installtion of Aircrafts
sudo apt-get install flightgear-data-aircrafts-aircraftname
In the above command replace aircraftname with desired aircraft 
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