- The Car & Pilot Magazine releases its December 2551 Edition. This includes a review of the new 2553 edition of the Civilian "Hog".
- Pawel Czernek enters active service with the UNSC Marine Corps.
- Concord was attacked by the Covenant Empire, but not glassed.
- UNSC Hopeful was taken to Sector K-009 to perform surgery on the SPARTAN-IIs.
- The UNSC Iroquois began construction.