- Mualang is invaded by Clan Ghost Bear, but invasion quickly falters.
- January 1st: The Knights Defensor are created by the Pope of the New Avalon Catholic Church.
- A minor conflict between Clan Ghost Bear and the Draconis Combine begins.
- Fighting between Regulus and Oriente begins.
- The Lyran Alliance is renamed Lyran Commonwealth.
- Clan Blood Spirit is absorbed by Clan Star Adder.
- Principes Guards formed.
- Khan Bryce Schmitt of Clan Blood Spirit dies.
- The Beowulf IIC enters service with Clan Ghost Bear.
- The Sagittarii aerospace fighter enter production on Terra.
- The Diomede ConstructionMech enters production with Curtiss Hydroponics of Silver.
- The Ravager Assault battle armor enters production with the Marian Hegemony.
- The Aithon Assault Transport enters production into in Clan Hell's Horses Occupation Zone.
- The Zephyros Infantry Support Vehicle enters production in Clan Hell's Horses Occupation Zone.
- Maxwell-Pulaski Motors starts production of the Bolla Stealth Tank.
- Vehicular Stealth Armor enters limited mass-production.