Linux Flight Simulators - X-plane and FlightGear
Linux Flight Simulators
Xplane-11 and FlightGear are two great flight simulators that you can run on your Ubuntu/Linux Mint desktop.
FlightGear is 100% free and offers hundreds of different Aircraft to fly. These include many popular light aircraft such as the Cessna 172 and airliners such as the AC320 Airbus and Boeing 777.
Xplane-11 is one of the most realistic Flight Simulators currently available and offers a very high level of aircraft. Although Xplane-11 is a paid for software package, it does have a very good fully useable demo that can be downloaded.
Full instructions aare given for the installation of both packages on your Ubuntu/Linux Mint system.