The commercial arm of Boeing saw profits rise 19 per cent year on year to $1.47bn in Q4 2014.
In releasing its full year results, the US OEM also confirmed that the revenues from its commercial aircraft division increased 15 per cent in Q4 in comparison to 2013 and reach $16.8bn.
Group revenues reached a record $90.8bn for the year (up from $86.6bn in 2013) following its highest ever number of deliveries.
On the back of 2014’s positive results Boeing has forecast a 5.2 per cent increase in revenues for 2015.
The 2014 results also revealed that the deferred production cost balance for the 787 rose to $26.1bn.