Chen Quan

Chen Quan

Status: Retired
12/1/1963 –
Nationality: Chinese
Type: Government
Agency: China National Space Administration

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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