Current semi-auto rifle and accessories manufacturer established in 1997, located in Melbourne, FL.
In mid-2016, the company changed its name from ARES Defense Systems Inc. to FightLite Industries. FightLite Ind. plans to maintain the ARES, ARES Defense, related logos, and product names as trademarks of FightLite Industries. FightLite Industries specializes in innovative adaptations of the AR-15 derived systems, including a belt fed semi-automatic adaptation of the AR-15 rifle.