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2530 was a year in the 2530s in the 26th century.
- Catherine-B320 is born in Monastir, New Harmony.
- SPARTAN-B312 is born in Damask, Jericho VII.
- James Cutter, captain of UNSC Spirit of Fire, decided to give his executive officer, Terrence Hood, command of the UNSC Roman Blue.
- The Battle of Groombridge-1830 takes place, resulting in a costly UNSC victory.
- Subject 386 is interrogated by Fleet Admiral Preston Cole and First Lieutenant Richard Lionel Barclay. The interrogation is recorded by the AI Solipsil.
- The human colony of Eridanus II is glassed by the Covenant.
- Rani Sobeck is born.
- Jake Courage's photo exhibit Killing Time wins the John Pilger Prize.
- The Assembly discusses the losses in the Human-Covenant War so far, as well as the possibility of re-terraforming glassed human worlds. To prevent human extinction, they also decide that they must be more open with their actions.
- Thrust assemblies are replaced on the UNSC Spirit of Fire from the scuttled UNSC destroyer Calcutta.
- SPARTAN-II Blue Team shuts down the United Rebel Front's Station Jefferson in the Eridanus system.
- Blue Team destroys, captures or otherwise eliminates the URF destroyer Origami sometime prior to November.[Note 1]
- Blue Team eliminates a URF high-explosive manufacturing facility at an unspecified location sometime around November.
- Blue Team disrupts URF activity in Micronesia and breaks up a saboteur ring on Reach between November of this year and May 2531.
- Incidents were listed off in chronological order, and this fell between two incidents that year and six months prior to May 1, 2531.
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- Halo Encyclopedia (2022 edition), page 95
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- Halo Encyclopedia (2022 edition), page 98
- Halo Encyclopedia (2022 edition), page 99
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- Halo Encyclopedia (2022 edition), page 107
- Halo Waypoint: Holly Tanaka
- Halo Encyclopedia (2022 edition), page 101
- Halo Wars Timeline Events
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- Halo: Escalation, Issue #5
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- Halo: Reach, Data pad 14
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