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- The Circinus Federation invades Dersidatz.
- February 4th: Duncan Marik dies while leading an attack against Andurien 'Mechs on Xanthe III; Captain-General Thomas Marik uses the shock of his return to pass the Addendum to the Incorporation and rescind the Home Defense Act.
- Duchy of Andurien returns to the Free Worlds League.
- Archibald McCarron reassumes command of McCarron's Armored Cavalry, and forms a sixth regiment: Baxter's Brawlers under Marcus Baxter.
- Kristen Marik forms the mercenary force, Kristen's Krushers.
- July 14: Arthur Andrew Steiner-Davion is born.
- Camillo Avellar is born.
- Danai Centrella is born.
- Alberto Crow is born.
- Galahad Frews ascends to the position of Grand Knight of Brotherhood of Randis.
- Raymond-Roger Marsin is born.
- Professor James Moroney is acquited of charges of treason against the Free Worlds League.
- Tiaret Nevversan is born.
- Cranston Snord of Snord's Irregulars steps down as commander. His daughter Rhonda Snord takes over.
- Draconis Combine reintroduces the Small Pulse Laser.
- Draconis Combine reintroduces the Medium Pulse Laser.
- Draconis Combine reintroduces the Large Pulse Laser.
- Draconis Combine reintroduces the ER Large Laser.
- Draconis Combine reintroduces the ER PPC.
- Clan Ice Hellion introduces the Arctic Cheetah OmniMech.
- McCarron's Armored Cavalry 'Mech repair facilities on Menke are upgraded to allow the assembly of BattleMechs.
- Federated Boeing introduce the Boeing Jump Bomber.
- Edasich Motors introduce the Edasich Omni 25 Fusion Engine to service.