FlightGear 2020.3 Released with New Default Keflavík (BIKF) Airport [Ubuntu PPA]

After 2 years of development, Flightgear 2020.3 was released as the latest stable version of the flight simulator. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 20.04, Ubuntu 20.10, and derivatives. FlightGear 2020.3 release highlights: New default Keflavík International Airport (BIKF) Aircraft updates: The A320 has been overhauled The C182 gained an excellent integration… Continue reading FlightGear 2020.3 Released with New Default Keflavík (BIKF) Airport [Ubuntu PPA]

How to Install FlightGear 2020.1 in Ubuntu 20.04, 18.04

Last updated on May 20th, 2020 FlightGear Flight Simulator 2020.1 was released a week ago. Now it’s finally made into PPA for Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 19.10, Ubuntu 20.04, and their derivatives. FlightGear 2020.1 was released as current preview release that contains many exciting new features, enhancements and bugfixes. Enhancements since 2019.1 include a… Continue reading How to Install FlightGear 2020.1 in Ubuntu 20.04, 18.04

How to Install FlightGear 2019.1.1 in Ubuntu 19.04/18.04

FlightGear flight simulator 2019.1 was released almost two months ago. Not it’s finally made into PPA for Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 19.04, Linux Mint 19.x and their derivatives. FlightGear 2019.1 contains many exciting new features, enhancements and bug-fixes. See the changelog for details. To install the free and open-source flight simulator, open terminal either… Continue reading How to Install FlightGear 2019.1.1 in Ubuntu 19.04/18.04

FlightGear Flight Simulator 2019.1 Released! (Ubuntu PPA)

Free open-source multi-platform flight simulator FlightGear 2019.1 was finally released today. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 18.04 and higher. FlightGear 2019.1 release highlights: METAR interpretation: Change CAVOK visibility to 9999.0 metres Add the ability to control the turbine engines spin down factor Add the ability to set up the starter and acceleration times… Continue reading FlightGear Flight Simulator 2019.1 Released! (Ubuntu PPA)

How to Install FlightGear 2018.3 via PPA in Ubuntu 18.04

FlightGear flight simulator 2018.3 is finally available to install via PPA in Ubuntu 16.04, Ubuntu 18.04, Ubuntu 18.10, and Linux Mint 18.x, 19.x. FlightGear 2018.3 was released 2 weeks ago with new cloud lighting, better C-172p, new scenery Arctic island of Jan Mayen, and many other improvements. How to Install FlightGear 2018.3 in Ubuntu: 1.… Continue reading How to Install FlightGear 2018.3 via PPA in Ubuntu 18.04