China’s first female astronaut candidate selection requirements have been married fertility
People’s Daily Online Beijing Military
November 17 (Reporter Huang Zijuan) Reporters from the 16th meeting of the “2009 Beijing International Symposium on Clinical aviation and aerospace,” was informed that one of the first female astronaut primary completion, check begins. 15 female candidates who are active duty Air Force pilots, with an average age of 29.5 years, all university graduates and undergraduates.
According to Air Force General Hospital Medical Center, Clinical Director Xu Xianrong introduced, compared to the male and female astronauts advantage, psychological stability, durability, resistance to lonely and strong, especially to some extent the feeling is more sensitive, more delicate mind, consider the issue more thoroughly, more attention to ways and means to deal with problems, language and communication skills are strong.
Xu Xianrong said to be in the same environment as the next mission, regardless of male and female, as astronauts have to reach a common requirement, on top of this based on the physical and psychological differences between men, female standard is slightly different.
after media speculation that China’s first female astronaut from the first Air Force female pilot in fighter production, according to Xu Xianrong introduced, 25 to 35 years old, is a woman physically and psychologically mature, stable period, all the requirements of marriage fertility of female candidates. It is also our first female pilots in combat aircraft did not participate in the selection one of the reasons. Xu Xianrong said that this is the woman responsible for a consideration, “in a variety of data, does not reflect the living space, the impact on female physiology, but our country, after all, is the first time, we need to do more cautious.”