"Exceptional flight simulator that is totally faithful to the real thing, with realistic planes and scenery."
Many people dreaming of flying, but except for going on holidays, not many of us get to fly our own planes. Until now with FlightGear. As you might have already worked out, FlightGear, more than a simple game, is a hyperrealistic flight simulator, whose open code, totally modifiable, is compatible with all platforms.
The objective of FlightGear is nothing less that faithfully reproduce a flight environment. You have various different models of plane, and many realistic scenes from around the world. It has over 20,000 real world airports included in the full scenery set, correct runway markings and placement, correct runway and approach lighting, taxiways available for many larger airports (even including the green center line lights when appropriate.), etc.
FlightGear is, without doubt, it is a one of closest experiences to real flying you can get for free on your computer. This flight simulation program is very easy to download, install and then use, through its friendly and intuitive user interface. You don't need any technical experience at all to get the most out of it.