For a tier 5 gunship, this plane has a good armament system starting with a rapid fire 20mm M61 "Vulcan" gatling gun that fires 20mm slug rounds, , it has a good selection of missiles, ranging from cruise missiles, to earth penetrating missiles, to advanced medium range air-to-air missiles, and harpoon anti-ship missiles.
The Strike Eagle can be equipped with a radar, a booster, and a weapons reload system timing decrease, by 330% and 500%. The 500% reload system allows the player to spam the rapid fire gatling gun endlessly.
The Strike Eagle is a well rounded plane, with an acceptable armament system, a good top speed, but with a below average turn rate. It can also do a loop, which enables the player to dodge missiles approaching the plane from behind.