|Date of death:||July 4, 1996|
|Cause of death:||Killed in action|
|Affiliation:||People's Liberation Army Air Force|
|First mentioned:||Independence Day: Crucible|
|Appears in:||Independence Day: Crucible|
Lei Lao was a PLAAF pilot during the War of 1996.
During the War of 1996, Lei Lao lost his wife in the destruction of Beijing. Driven by the loss of his wife and left with his daughter Rain, he participated in the July 4th counterattack against a City Destroyer over Wuhan, where he ultimately died in the fighting.