- Joint Republic of the Sphere and Draconis Combine task force eliminates Black Dragon warriors who had been raiding the Republic.
- "Hachidori Incident" ends Black Dragon unrest in the Draconis Combine.
- Gareth Dinesen is born.
- Clan Diamond Shark introduces the Koshi Standard BattleMech.
- Imstar Aerospace introduces the Red Kite Attack VTOL.
- MGL-T2 Mongrel enters production in Lyran Commonwealth and Ghost Bear Dominion.
- Michaelson Heavy Industries introduces the Bishop Transport VTOL.
- Pixiu Heavy Tank enters production in the Capellan Confederation.
- Donovan-Miter begins to produces the Shackleton AESV explorer vehicle exclusively for Interstellar Expeditions and Republic of the Sphere.