Yang Hong

Chinese Space Station • Chief Designer

Professor YANG Hong, academician of International Academy of Astronautics (IAA), is now serving as the Chief Designer of Chinese Space Station. He was deputy Chief Designer of Shezhou-4/5/6 manned spacecraft from 2002 to 2005, and the Chief Designer of Chinese space laboratory Tiangong-1 from 2006 to 2011. He has made grate contributions to the success of launch and on-orbit operation of Shouzhou spacecraft and Tiangong-1 space laboratory.