Originally posted by ak-fish: You won't be able to carry them on with you; you'll need to check them. Hooks in the cabin are a no no.
When I fly with jigs to Oman I simply remove the assist hooks (which go in the checked luggage) and carry on the jigs in a Shout! jig bag. It saves a load of weight for my checked luggage and I have never had an issue on any flight doing this.