- July: Pirates raid Bass only to be defeated and subsequently executed by the Third Company of Raventhir's Iron Hand.
- December: Failed pirate raid launched against Sudeten reveals the existence of the Clan Jade Falcon's new Persepolis aerospace fighter.
- Pirates raiding Toland are destroyed by elements of Clan Hell's Horses' 67th BattleMech Cluster.
- All major powers establish or have established diplomatic relations with the Republic of the Sphere.
- Damien Redburn is born.
- The Wusun Medium OmniFighter enters service with Clan Snow Raven.
- The Poignard Light Fighter begins production in the Republic of the Sphere.
- The Dragau II-class DropShip enters service with the Republic of the Sphere.
- The Thunderbolt IIC Heavy BattleMech enters service with Clan Jade Falcon.
- The Thunderbird Heavy battle armor enters service for Clan Nova Cat.
- The Warg Assault battle armor enters service with Clan Wolf.
- The Vidar Heavy Defense Tank enters service with Clan Ghost Bear.
- Clan Wolf-in-Exile begins production of the Arctic Wolf II.
- Csesztreg Industriplex Alpha begins production on the Incubus II for Clan Hell's Horses.
- The Recon variant of the Angerona battle armor is introduced.