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AMERICA ONLINE SURPASSES 350,000 SUBSCRIBER MARK; SUBSCRIBER BASE GROWS 80 PERCENT

 VIENNA, Va., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- America Online, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMER), announced today that growing consumer demand has pushed it past the 350,000 subscriber mark -- representing an 80 percent increase over the last year.
 "While we have added more than 100,000 subscribers in the last six months, we've also laid the foundation for strong subscriber growth in the future," said Steve Case, president and CEO. "The investments we have made this past year in OEM/bundling, media partnerships and new platforms will continue to generate subscribers in the years ahead. Our goal is to increase market share by growing the subscriber base as rapidly as we can, while continuing to show steady earnings growth."
 America Online, Inc., is the nation's fastest growing provider of online services to consumers. The company offers subscribers a wide variety of services, including electronic mail, conferencing, news, sports, weather, stock quotes, software, computing support and online classes. Founded in 1985, the company has established strategic alliances with more than 30 companies including IBM, Apple and Tribune Company. The company completed an initial stock offering in March 1992. Personal computer owners can obtain the America Online software at major software retailers and bookstores, or by calling 800-827-6364.
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 /CONTACT: Jean Villanueva of America Online, 703-883-1675/
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