China’s first two women selected are expected to prepare astronauts operating the space capsule
“God Seven “since the launch six months ago, China
announced preliminary selection of two female astronauts, the specific candidate has been a concern. The day before yesterday, Hong Kong, “Wen Wei Po” from military leaders to participate in the two sessions was informed by the Chinese a new round of astronaut selection has been successfully completed, the five men prepare astronauts, two female astronauts prepare all active duty Air Force pilots from 30 male candidates and 15 women candidates selected, and three batches for full physiological function and psychological examination. This is also the implementation of China’s manned space project since the first preliminary astronaut selection and female. However, there are still specific list is confidential.
female candidates 1/3 is from Shandong Province
It is understood that 15 female astronaut candidates, at least five female space Shandong Province members. They are the Ya-Ping Wang, Xing Lei, Cao Yanyan, Liu Lu and Sun Jing. Hong Kong, “Wen Wei Po,” said the Shandong Province women candidates and the possibility of greatly.
According to reports, Wang Yaping is a quiet beauty, “80″ female pilot, was born in Yantai City, she has participated in several combat flying maneuvers, Wenchuan earthquake relief, eliminate the cloud by the Beijing Olympic Games rain and other major tasks; Xing Lei is a smart pilot, Flight Academy is the only “all excellent students”; Liu Lubo learn it before, read through the “Dream of Red Mansions”; Cao Yanyan from Jinan, her husband and mother are distinguished pilot; Sun Jing is a sheep, a “flying madman.”
Earlier, China’s first astronaut Yang Liwei in October 15, 2003 take the Shenzhou V, a smooth rush of space, marking the former Soviet Union and China became the United States, the third person have the ability to be alone into space of the country. China again in October 12, 2005 launch of the Shenzhou VI manned spacecraft, Fei Junlong and Nie Haisheng two successful fly astronauts into space. September 25, 2008 China’s third manned spacecraft Shenzhou VII launch, three Chinese astronauts Zhai Zhigang, Liu Boming and Jing Haipeng successful launch, including Zhai Zhigang was wearing a homemade “Flying” extravehicular spacesuit spacewalk mission, the implementation of China’s first extravehicular activities in space.
or operating the first capsule
CPPCC National Committee members, experts in space technology has also said Qi Faren, at least one or two women in an aerospace staff-related training, but as to when to enter the space, There is no timetable. Qi Faren, said the training of female astronauts from the Chinese Air Force pilots, by convention, usually after five years of training time, training instructors and mentors in China have been trained in the Russian aerospace agency trained.
It is reported that China’s “Temple” target aircraft is expected to launch in 2011, and in the subsequent two years with the Shenzhou VIII, Shenzhou 九号, Shenzhou 10 rendezvous and docking test three times, and the formation of a short-term manned laboratory. Some media said that China’s new generation of astronauts, especially female astronauts will perform these tasks may be involved. According to the Oriental Morning Post
request has been marriage and child rearing female astronauts
prepare our second batch of astronauts selected. Recently, astronauts participated in the previous selection of the Air Force General Hospital experts presented preliminary astronaut selection.
with Chinese characteristics, selection criteria
“selecting the first astronauts, the country’s manned space program has just started, there is no ready-made experience can learn. “Air Force General Hospital Medical Center, Clinical Director Xu Xianrong said, in this case,” the first astronauts selected is’ perfect’。”
recent years, the Air Force General Hospital, through analysis and summary of the terms of the standard number of proposed changes, and in the second selection of astronauts get ready to use. “Now the standard has a distinct Chinese characteristics.” Xu Xianrong said that as ethnic differences, foreign and domestic practice, many data have a significant difference, “selection of the second batch of astronauts prepared, we know where we should focus on checking , where you can relax. “
standards for men and women are slightly different
prepare the second batch of astronauts in the primaries, women candidates have been focus of attention. 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 request, but male and female standard is slightly different.
Xu Xianrong said, in women compared to men in the space advantage, endurance strength, psychological stability, strong resistance to loneliness, feeling more sensitive, especially to some extent, more delicate mind, consider the problem more comprehensive, more attention to ways and means to deal with problems, language and communication skills are strong.
fertility for women candidates to the requirements of marriage, Xu Xianrong said, this is the woman responsible for a consideration, “in a variety of data, does not reflect the living space, the impact of the female physiology, but After all, China is the first time, we need to do more cautious. “According to Zhong Qingbao
Chinese astronaut selection criteria
aged 25-35 years old between
height 1.60 m -1.75 m
weighing 55-70 kg
other languages ??clearly, without serious local accent; no drug addiction, alcoholism and smoking; no eclipse, easy to sleep, no serious snoring phenomenon.