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How were the astronauts chosen for Shenzhou-11? Why two?

What kind of person can be deemed as qualified to be a crew member of Shenzhou-11? And why were only two astronauts chosen for the mission this time? 50-year-old Jing Haipeng and 37-year-old Chen Dong were given the honors of conducting China’s sixth crewed spaceflight mission, Shenzhou-11. Huang Weifen, deputy chief designer at the China Astronaut Center, says not only the astronauts’ technical skills are important for a successful misison, the interpersonal coordination also means a lot.

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