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From Russia With Love (1962) - in an early scene of this James Bond movie, a Hiller UH-12 lands at a secret base on 'SPECTRE island'.

From Russia With Love helicopter scene

helicopter chase in From Russia With Love

Later, another Hiller helicopter (perhaps the same one used by SPECTRE) drops grenades on the hi-jacked lorry that 007 uses to escape.

SPECTRE helicopter in From Russia With Love

Hiller UH-12 helicopter

When he is forced to abandon the stolen vehicle, Bond runs for cover from the low-flying chopper but he is carrying his rifle.
Bond versus helicopter in From Russia With Love

Bond attacked in From Russia With Love
Bond shoots the henchman riding in the low-flying helicopter, and the wounded bomber drops a live grenade inside chopper so it explodes, quite specatularly, in mid-air.

There is a miniature helicopter (Hiller UH-12) used in the sequence of convincing special effects.
model helicopter in From Russia With Love

A brief shot of burning wreckage completes the helicopter chase and model effects scene. burning wreckage in From Russia With Love

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