Chen Quan

Chen Quan

China National Space Administration

Nationality Chinese

Date Of Birth 1963-12-01

Status Retired

Type Government

Astronaut Biography

Chen Quan (simplified Chinese: 陈全; traditional Chinese: 陳全; pinyin: Chén Quán) is a Chinese pilot selected as part of the Shenzhou program. Chen was selected to be an astronaut in 1998 and served as commander of the backup crew for Shenzhou 7 which flew in September 2008.
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