- Pirates, secretly backed by the Sandovals, raid the Republic of the Sphere.
- The Independent World of Aitutaki is briefly conquered by Regulan Fiefs.
- Marik-Stewart Commonwealth's armed forces liberate the planet from Regulan control.
- The Draconis Combine sends elements of the Forty-Fourth Benjamin Regulars on a successful raid against the Rasalhague Dominion world of Mannedorf.
- The experimental Raider BattleMech is introduced by Bannson Universal Unlimited.