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Status: Active. Trained as: Yuhangyuan. Profession: Pilot. Sex: Male. Birth Country: China. Nationality: Chinese. Group: 1996 China Group 1. Date Selected: 19 November 1996. Comments: One of the two first reported Chinese astronauts. Reported in training in Russia in November 1996, to form basis of Chinese astronaut cadre to fly on indigenous spacecraft after the year 2000.
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