|Timeline for 2044|
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2044 is a year in Earth's calendar.
This year includes the events of the following episodes: Frost Bite, Birthday Blues, Hired Gun, The Big Apple, Reflex Point, Dark Finale, and Symphony of Light. It also includes the events of Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles.
- January, the city of Denver is destroyed by resistance fighters.
- May, the Battle of New York City.
- The SDF-3 and science vessel Deukalion travel to the Omicron Sector to test-fire a Neutron-S Missile. Something goes wrong during the test, disabling both ships.
- July 2, the main fleet of the Robotech Expeditionary Force arrives at ALUCE. The SDF-4 takes command in the absence of the SDF-3.
- July 18, the Robotech Expeditionary Force launched it's final assault againt Reflex Point. When failure seemed imminent, Gunther Reinhardt authorised the use of the Neutron-S missiles. Before the missles could detonate, the Invid abruptly abandoned the planet, destroying the missiles in the process.
- July 24, Yellow Dancer hosts her last concert, revealing herself to be Lance Belmont.
- The Battle of Space Station Liberty.
- August, an operation is begun to recover the SDF-3.