- Federated Suns Cutthroat Fiasco.
- March 29th: Unknown JumpShip appears during Federated Suns invasion of Capellan held Verlo system, pre-Exodus DropShip lands two mysterious strangers who meet with CO of Clinton Cutthroats mercenary unit for next five days.
- March: Clinton Cutthroats abruptly break contract and evacuated by mysterious visitors, never to be seen again.
- CCAF overruns now-weakened FedSun lines, three frontline AFFS regiments slaughtered as FedSun forces withdraw.
- Federated Suns discovers Star League Engineering Library on Achernar, including schematics for what will become the Enfield BattleMech.
- IlKhan Zenos Danforth dies in office.
- Paul Fokker wins the Solaris VII Open Arena Class Grand Championship.
- Clan Hell's Horses field genetically modified Elementals in combat for first time.
- The Elemental armor's signature Detachable Missile Pack is introduced.
- Clan Hell's Horses Tokasha MechWorks develops the Nova, the first OmniMech equipped with handholds suitable to carry Elementals.
- Novy Minsky Armaments Plant introduces the Crossbow OmniMech for Clan Steel Viper.
- The Svantovit Infantry Fighting Vehicle enters service with the Clans.
- Upgraded Thor Artillery Vehicle sees service among Clan forces.