- Draconis Combine launches brutal raid of the Lyran world of Alexandria.
- Draconis Combine seek and destroy mission hits the Lyran world of Kessel.
- Draconis Combine launches strike against the important Lyran world of Tamar.
- Early May Jerome Blake proposes New Earth Trading Company sell non-military Star League era products to Great Houses on ComStar's behalf.
- May 11th Jerome Blake collapses during meeting of the First Circuit.
- July - The Purification, ROM's purge of "disbelievers", is initiated.
- July 26th First Circuit reforms as Conrad Toyama announces the transformation of ComStar from corporation to religious order.
- Surviving elements of the Star League Expeditionary Brigade arrives at Paran, stranded following failure of the SLS Pioneer's KF Drive.
- The Clan's eugenics program formally initiated as standardized Iron Wombs enter service.
- The JVN-10F Fire Javelin is introduced.
- The HBK-4H variant of the Hunchback is developed.
- The scarcity of Beagle Active Probes results in the MON-70 field modification of the Mongoose.
- The MAD-3R variant of the Marauder BattleMech introduced.