Reuben Johnson

Reuben F. Johnson is a veteran reporter covering the aerospace industry.


Articles by Reuben Johnson

October 11, 2019 5:27 am

A Brief, Painful History of Ukraine

And how it ended up at the center of the scandal that could lead to Trump's impeachment.
Reuben Johnson
October 1, 2019 4:06 am

China’s 70-Year Itch

Where Does Xi Jinping’s Government Go From Here?
Reuben Johnson
September 20, 2019 4:58 am

Is Germany the ‘Weakest Link’ in Western Democracy?

Let’s look at how Berlin is responding to the Hong Kong protests.
Reuben Johnson
September 9, 2019 3:09 pm

What’s Next for Hong Kong?

Beijing seems to think it can wear down the protesters and wait them out. That's wishful thinking.
Reuben Johnson
August 15, 2019 5:09 am

How Russia Is Tempting Fate—And the Next Chernobyl

Putin’s most dangerous weapon system is a threat to his people, but also a source of profit to his oligarchs.
Reuben Johnson
August 9, 2019 4:50 am

Beijing, Moscow, and Shades of the ‘80s

The present-day protests are a nightmare scenario for the authoritarian regimes.
Reuben Johnson
July 16, 2019 5:35 am

The F-35 Has Been a Mess. Is Our Military Aviation Dominance in Trouble?

The U.S. and its allies will have to determine how to get along until the aircraft’s defects have been addressed.
Reuben Johnson