Bucharest (București) is the capital city, largest city, industrial and financial center of Romania, located in the southeast of the country. In 2011, the population was 1,883,425, the sixth largest in the European Union.

Bucharest was founded in the 15th century, and became the national capital in 1862. As the capital of an Axis nation, Bucharest was heavily bombed by the Allied Forces during World War II. After Romania changed sides in 1944, German forces bombed the city but failed to capture it.

Bucharest in Crosstime TrafficEdit

In the late 21st century, Bucharest had a suborbital hop station.[1]

Bucharest in WorldwarEdit

When Romania attempted to make a separate peace with the Race during the Race-German War of 1965, Germany detonated an explosive-metal bomb above Bucharest.