fly-in

fly-in

[flahy-in]
noun
1.
a convention, entertainment, or other gathering at which participants arrive by air: the annual fly-in of cattle breeders.
adjective
2.
of or for those who arrive and usually depart by air: a fly-in safari.
3.
accessible only by air: a remote, fly-in fishing camp.

Origin:
1940–45; noun, adj. use of verb phrase fly in

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