Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates



People's Republic of China

Personal data

Birthplace:  Shandong Laichau
Marital status:  
Selection date:  15.03.1971
Position:  Pilot
Status:  Ret. 13.05.1972

Additional information

Military service in the Chinese Air Force since 1958; in 1968 qualification as pilot; later he became Commander of the 3rd division of the Chinese Air Force; on 15.03.1971 he was selected as a candidate of an early taikonaut group; this program was stopped on 13.05.1972 due financial problems.


Last update on January 02, 2008.