Wang Haifeng, chief designer of Chengdu Aircraft Design Institute
"National Advanced Worker"
On the morning of November 24th, 2020 the National Commendation Conference for Model Workers and Advanced Workers was held in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, attended by President Xi Jinping. Wang Haifeng was one of the select few across the nation who were awarded the title of "National Advanced Workers".
Wang Haifeng 王海峰、the chief designer of Chengdu Aircraft Design Institute (CADI) won the nation's highest commendation as a "National Advanced Worker" “全国先进工作者”
Wang Haifeng received a bachelor's degree in flight mechanics from Northwestern Polytechnical University in 1984 and a doctorate in transportation planning and management also from Northwestern Polytechnical University in 2005. He is the chief designer of Chengdu Aircraft Design Institute (CADI) of Aviation Industry.
Wang Haifeng's Works
For more than 30 years, he has been engaged in the design, development and pre-research of combat aircraft in the front line of scientific research. He has served as the chief engineer of J-10C, the chief engineer of J-10B thrust vector flight demonstration and verification project, and the deputy chief engineer of J-20, J-10 series aircraft and Xiaolong series aircraft (JF-17 Thunder). He also presided over a number of key pre-research projects for the future development of the 13th Five Year Plan, including the flight verification project of thrust vector technology and a certain combined power flight verification project, involving the integration and intersection of multiple disciplines such as aircraft design, test technology, information technology, system engineering and computer software. He has made outstanding contributions in the aspects of aircraft overall, aerodynamics, flight quality and control law, flight simulation, flight test, aircraft life-cycle technical status management, comprehensive support, fault prediction and aircraft health management, independent support system and future innovation and pre-research development, etc., and has made systematic contributions to China's aviation equipment development and aviation science and technology development.
The National Model Workers and Advanced Workers are selected every five years. It is the highest commendation and encouragement for the outstanding workers in all walks of life and fronts across the country. It aims to further promote the spirit of model workers and labor in the whole society. The spirit of craftsmanship is the highest honor for the majority of workers. The National Model Workers and Advanced Workers who have been commended this time are the outstanding representatives of the working people in all walks of life, and they have created extraordinary achievements in ordinary positions. Altogether in the aviation industry there were eleven National Model Workers and two Advanced Workers commended this time.