Biographies of Taikonauts (yuhangyuans)

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Wang Yaping

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Yaping

 

People's Republic of China

Personal data

Birthdate:  27.01.1980
Birthplace:  Yantai, Shandong Province
Marital status:  married
Children:  one
Selection date:  05.05.2010
Selection group:  China-2
Position:  Pilot
Status:  active

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  Shenzhou-10  Operator  11.06.2013 - 26.06.2013 14d 14h 29m 
2  Shenzhou-13 / TG Expedition 2  Operator  15.10.2021 - 16.04.2022 182d 09h 32m 
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Total  197d 00h 01m 
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Backup assignments

No. Mission Position
1  Shenzhou-9  Operator
2  Shenzhou-12  Operator

Additional information

Transport Pilot, People's Liberation Army Air Force. Cadet pilot 1997. Graduated First Lieutenant 2001. Currently Captain.

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Last update on April 16, 2022.

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