identifiable flying object

identifiable flying object

[ī′dent·ə‚fī·ə·bəl ¦flī·iŋ ′äb·jəkt]
(science and technology)
A reported event or sighting identifiable as such; a thing as a balloon, meteor, planet, aircraft, or mirage reflection. Abbreviated IFO.
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This spring, the Hayward's admittedly cavernous spaces will house a veritable flock of IIFOs (Instantly Identifiable Flying Objects) by the Antwerp-born artist Panamarenko.

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