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The following is a literal (probably too literal) translation of the timeline compiled by the
staff of Shindosha, and published in Data Collections 2 through 6. Events subsequent to
the end of Gundam ZZ are from Shindosha\'s earlier timelines in the Entertainment Bible
series. Additionally, we\'ve inserted a few events pertaining to Gundam F91 and
Gundam Sentinel, listed in the Entertainment Bible timelines but not in the Data
Collections published to date.
With Earth\'s population at 9 billion, an ambitious space colonization
program begins. The calendar is changed to the Universal Century
The Jupiter Energy Fleet is reorganized as the Jupiter Development
The Earth Federation government establishes the Frontier
Settlement Transport Bureau.
Von Braun City, the first permanent lunar settlement, is completed.
The Federation government privatizes the Frontier Settlement
Transport Bureau, which becomes the Space Transport Enterprise
The Federation government again reorganizes the Space Transport
Enterprise Group, forming the Public Corporation of Space
Transport (PCST), an independent non-governmental organization.
Construction of Side 3 begins.
40% of the total population (about 5 billion people) have migrated
The asteroid Juno (later known as Luna Two) is placed in lunar
The Minovsky Physics Society is founded at Side 3.
Development of the Minovsky-Ionesco fusion reactor begins.
The total population reaches 11 billion, of whom 9 billion have
migrated to space.
The Federation government halts development of new colonies.
Zeon Zum Daikun moves to Side 3 and begins to propagate his
philosophy of Contolism.
The Buffo Conzern is established.
Side 3 declares its independence, and the Zeon Republic is
founded. A national guard is formed.
The Federation government applies economic pressure against Side
The Federal Forces launch the \'60s Armament Reinforcement Plan,
concentrating on their space forces. Luna Two is converted into a
The Zeon national guard is elevated to the status of a full-fledged
The Federal Forces hold a naval review. The new spaceships
developed as part of the Armament Reinforcement Plan take center
The Minovsky Physics Society observes a unique electromagnetic
wave effect within the Minovsky-Ionesco fusion reactor.
The Federation government rejects a motion for colonial autonomy.
Zeon Zum Daikun dies. Degin Sodo Zabi succeeds him as leader.
The Buffo Conzern purchases the name of Europe\'s Ronah family.
The Duchy of Zeon is established, with Degin Sodo Zabi as Duke.
Zeon Zum Daikun\'s followers are purged.
The Duchy military commissions the first Papua-class transport
The Duchy military successfully experiments with the Minovsky
The Duchy military completes the mega particle gun.
The Duchy military commissions the first Chibe-class heavy cruiser.
The Federal Forces\' \'70s Armament Reinforcement Plan produces
the Salamis-class cruiser and Magellan-class battleship.
Luna Two is moved to a position in Earth orbit opposite that of the
moon in order to help construct Side 7.
The Duchy military begins development of new weapons for use
under Minovsky particle conditions. The compact fusion reactor is
Giren Zabi proclaims his "Master Race Theory".
The Duchy of Zeon begins construction of the asteroid base Axis,
in the asteroid belt.
Scandal in which a Zeon scientist flees.
The Duchy military completes the first of a new type of weapon. It
is dubbed the mobile suit (MS).
The Duchy military rolls out the prototype MS-05, equipped with a
Minovsky fusion reactor.
The Duchy military commissions the first of an improved series of
Papua-class transport ship.
The Duchy military rolls out a combat-ready version of the MS-05
The Duchy military commissions the first Musai-class light cruiser
and decides to mass-produce the MS-05.
The Duchy military forms a mobile suit training battalion.
The Duchy military commissions the first Gwazin-class battleship.
The Duchy military expands its mobile suit production facilities.
Amid total secrecy, the Duchy military\'s training battalion begins
practicing combat manuevers.
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